Fig Measuring Rear Axle Shaft Length MR Courtesy of Toyota Motor Sales Usa Inc

Installation

To install, reverse removal procedure. Tighten fasteners to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS . After installation, check ABS speed sensor signal and wheel alignment.

Removal (RAV4)

1. Raise and support vehicle. Remove rear wheels. Drain differential oil into proper container. Remove ABS speed sensor (if equipped). Remove cotter pin and lock cap. Apply brakes and remove nut.

2. Place match marks on axle shaft flange and differential flange for installation reference. Remove 4 nuts and washers. Using a plastic hammer, tap axle shaft from rear hub. Remove rear axle. See Fig. 18 .

2001 DRIVE AXLES AWD & FWD Axle Shafts - Highlander, MR2, RAV4 & Sequoia

Rear Axle Removal

G96A19208

Fig. 18: Exploded View Of Rear Axle Shaft (AWD - RAV4) Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

G96A19208

Fig. 18: Exploded View Of Rear Axle Shaft (AWD - RAV4) Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

Inspection

Ensure no play exists in inner and outer joints. Inner joint must slide smoothly inward and outward, and be free from excessive play in radial direction. Check for torn or damaged boots.

Disassembly

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Simple Car Care Tips and Advice

Simple Car Care Tips and Advice

Put an End to All Your Car Troubles. Does Your Car Break Down Often? Are You Spending More On Fuel Than You Thought You Would? Is Maintaining Your Car Eating Into Your Budget? Make Your Car Last Longer with Some Simple Do It Yourself Tips.

Get My Free Ebook


Responses

  • Kirsti
    What is the measurement of the 2001 toyota celica rear axel?
    8 years ago
  • Mika-Matti Tuulola
    How to remove a rear axle shaft toyota rav4?
    8 years ago
  • patrizia bergamaschi
    What is toyota tacoma rear shaft length?
    8 years ago
  • matthias
    How to remove 2002 camry axles?
    8 years ago
  • Andrea
    How to take a part axle toyota mr2?
    8 years ago

Post a comment