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How to change a fan belt on a toyota rav 4 year 2000

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SOURCE: toyota rav 4

I work for Toyota, and I will be glad to provide you with the actual answer:

The RAV/4 product is available in two models, a 4WD model and a 2WD model.
The difference between the two is on the 2WD model, there is no driveshaft going under the vehicle to the rear wheels, and no rear differential. There is no "RAV/2"; both models are called RAV/4's.

There is a lot of common confusuion about how the 4WD works. It is full time 4WD. In other words, it is always in 4WD. It does not "kick in/kick out/automatically engage", or anything like that. It is 4WD all of the time. But, when I say "4WD", that is sometimes mistaken for "all wheel drive", and, in this case, the RAV/4 is not "AWD". What this means is that if you raise the RAV/4 up on a lift, and put it in gear, 1 rear and the other side front tires will spin. True "all wheel drive" would have ALL 4 wheels spinning. This is not the case with the Rav/4. What the RAV does have, making up for not having "True AWD" on the 5 speed model, however, is a switch that locks the center differential in the transfer case, which, when engaged, applies a method of "locking" the 4WD system for maximum traction, but it is still not AWD. The automatic version doe not have this ability.
The last "true AWD" vehicle for purchase was a 1970's International Scout.
If you are considering purchasing a RAV/4, that is a very good investement. They hold their value quite well, and are virtually bulletproof; I do not make any "money" off my RAV/4 customers...
Just "gas station work". Very nice cars. I hope that this helps you, please feel free to comment back with any otherr questions...Glad to be of assistance.
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SOURCE: 2000 Toyota 4 Runner, 3.4L, 6 Cylinder. Engine

look at the plug wires they are known to bust when old near the boot

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SOURCE: 2002 toyota 4 runner timing belt change interval

100 000km timing belt light on dash should come on when due

Posted on Jul 10, 2009

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SOURCE: replace serpentine belt on 2005 toyota Rav 4

if you go to Autozone.com, they have access to free manuals online, you can print a step by step procedure for your issue. You will need to create an account, provide your vehicle info, the best thing it is free!. there you should be able to find and print what you are looking for, I hope this helps you, Good Luck!

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 Rav 4. Replaced the timing belt at 90,000 m.

If all other parts were were new this would be true, however as things wear, pullys and other parts insdie the timing cover can shorten the life of the belt. If he looked and saw something and he thought it need to be changed then let him change it and ask him why. It may need a new pully to make the belt last longer. On some engines there are things that wear the belt out the older they get. Also factory belts tend to last longer than after market, some people have the cheep belt installed to save money but in the end they pay to replace the belt sooner. Hope this helps, alwasy ask you mechanic why he is doing it. If he does not give you a reason then go somewhere else.

Posted on Sep 30, 2009

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loosen all the bolts/nuts on the alternator, the just slip the belt over the pulleys,wedge something(screwdriver) behind the alternator to tighten belt, then do up the alternator adjuster bolt then the holding bolts.run engine,turn off then check tightness of belt,not too tight. 1/2 inch flex on longest length between pulleys.
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