Toyota PAB4-Toyota RAV4
1. Operation of the car
2. Maintenance
3. Engines
4. Cooling systems and conditioning
5. Fuel system and system of production of the fulfilled gases
6. System of ignition
7. The control system and decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
8. Coupling
9. Transmission
10. Driveshaft and shaft of the drive of driving wheels
11. Brake system
12. Suspension bracket
   General information
   Specifications
   Rack of a forward suspension bracket
   Dismantling and assembly of a depreciation rack
      Dismantling
      Assembly
   Forward stabilizer of cross stability
   Lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   Rotary fist and nave of a forward wheel
   Back stabilizer of cross stability
   Shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket
   Levers of a back suspension bracket
   Spring of a back suspension bracket
   Nave and bearing of a back wheel
13. Steering and running gear
14. Body
15. Electric equipment
Schemes of electric equipment


Toyota RAV4>> Suspension bracket>> Dismantling and assembly of a depreciation rack>> Dismantling
Remove a rack of a forward suspension bracket from the car and fix in a vice with soft sponges. not to damage a rack, do not tighten a vice too strongly.
By means of special adaptation squeeze a spring so that it departed from the top part of a rack. When using special device for compression of springs take rounds of a spring reliably, squeeze a spring from the opposite sides.

       PREVENTION
The spring has very big effort of compression therefore use only the reliable tool. Do not use a wire for tightening of a spring at all.


Fig. 12.3. Otvorachivany fastenings of a rod of the central nut of the shock-absorber


Turn off the central nut of fastening of a rod of the shock-absorber (fig. 12.3) .

Fig. 12.4. Removal of the top support of a rack with the bearing fixed in it


Remove the top support of a rack with the bearing (fig. 12.4) fixed in it . Check a condition of the bearing: it has to rotate easily and smoothly, without jammings. Otherwise replace the top support of a rack. Also check a rubber element of the top support of a rack for lack of stratifications and cracks.
Remove a nest of a spring and a corrugated protective cover from a shock-absorber rod. Check a condition of a rubber nest of a spring for lack of stratification and hardening and if necessary replace it.
Remove a spring with the device for compression of a spring and place in the safe place.
Remove the buffer from a shock-absorber rod.
Check a condition of the lower rubber nest of a spring for lack of stratification and hardening and, if necessary, replace it.