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
   Forward stabilizer of cross stability
   Lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   Rotary fist and nave of a forward wheel
      Removal
      Installation
   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>> Rotary fist and nave of a forward wheel>> Removal
Remove a cap from a nave or a decorative cap of a wheel. On models till 2001 take the forelock and turn off a lock-nut of fastening of a power shaft to a nave of a forward wheel. On models since 2001 unbend the nut fillet bent in a groove of a power shaft.
Face key with a big shoulder (with the extender) weaken a nut of fastening of a shaft of the drive of a wheel to a nave.
Weaken nuts of fastening of a forward wheel, then lift a forward part of the car and establish it on support. Remove a wheel.
Remove a support, without disconnecting from it a brake hose. Using a soft wire, suspend a support on a forward rack. Remove a brake disk from a nave.
In the presence of ABS remove the sensor of frequency of rotation of a forward wheel.
Note the mutual provision of the lower part of a rack and a rotary fist that at installation not to break wheel disorder. Also note the provision of heads of bolts because on a part of cars special adjusting bolts were established. Weaken, but do not turn off, nuts of fastening of the lower part of a rack to a rotary fist.
Disconnect steering draft from a rotary fist.

Fig. 12.11. An arrangement of a bolt and nuts of fastening of the spherical hinge to the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket


Turn out a bolt and two nuts of fastening of the spherical hinge to the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket (see fig. 12.11 ). Mount separate the spherical hinge from the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket and remove from the car.
Turn out a nut of fastening of a shaft of the drive to a nave of a forward wheel and take a shaft from a nave of a forward wheel. If the shaft is not taken manually from a nave, beat out it a kiyanka. A soft wire suspend the external end of a shaft to a body, do not allow it to hang freely as at the same time the internal CV JOINT of a shaft can be damaged.

Fig. 12.15. Use of a stripper for expression of a pin of the spherical hinge from a rotary fist


Take the forelock from a pin of the spherical hinge and turn off a nut of fastening of the spherical hinge to a rotary fist. A stripper squeeze out a pin of the spherical hinge from a rotary fist ( fig. 12.15 ). If the rotary fist is removed for replacement of the hug bearing, and the spherical hinge is in good shape, it can be not removed from a rotary fist.

Fig. 12.1. Otvorachivaniye of nuts of fastening of the lower part of a rack of a forward suspension bracket to a rotary fist


Turn out two nuts and the hammer and a drift beat out two bolts of fastening of the lower part of a rack to a rotary fist (see fig. 12.1 ).
Separate a rotary fist from a rack of a forward suspension bracket.

       NOTE
Removal of a nave and replacement of the bearing requires the special equipment and tools, and also skills of work therefore it is recommended to perform this work at service station. The only thing that can be executed in house conditions — previously to remove a rotary fist with a nave.