Device and repair of Toyota RAV4 SUVs (Toyota RAV) - Adjustment of light of headlights-//

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15. Electric equipment
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   Check and replacement of the relay of indexes of turn and alarm light system
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   Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   Check and replacement of the engine of a screen wiper
   Radio receiver and loudspeakers
   Replacement of the antenna
   Check and repair of a heater of back glass
   Replacement of lamps in headlights
   Adjustment of light of headlights
   Replacement of a headlight
   Sound signal
   Replacement of glow lamps
   Check of the drive of external rear-view mirrors
   Check of system cruise control
   Check of window regulators with the electric drive
   Check of system of the central blocking of locks
   Drive of the lifting and movable panel of a roof
   Safety cushions
Schemes of electric equipment


Toyota RAV4>> Electric equipment>> Adjustment of light of headlights
Exact adjustment is possible only by means of the special device. On models since 1998 adjustment of a beam of light of headlights is provided only in the vertical plane.
At adjustment of a beam of light of headlights the following conditions have to be satisfied:
– pressure in tires has to be normal;
– the car has to be in the equipped state: with completely filled fuel tank, a set of the tool and a spare wheel;
– the car has to be installed on the flat horizontal platform;
– before adjustment it is necessary to shake a car body in order that all elements of a suspension bracket rose on the places;
the proofreader of light of headlights establish in situation "0";
– adjustment is carried out only on passing beam of headlights.

Fig. 15.48. An arrangement of screws of adjustment of light of headlights on models 1996 and 1997 of years: 1 – holder of a headlight; 2 – adjusting screw B; 3 – adjusting screw A; 4 – a template of measurement of a tilt angle of a headlight in the vertical plane


For adjustment on headlights of models 1996 and 1997 of years there are 2 adjusting screws located from two parties of each headlight ( fig. 15.48 ).
On headlights of models since 1998 there is only about one adjusting screw.

Fig. 15.49. Use of the crosswise screw-driver for adjustment of light of headlights on models since 2001


On models from 1998 to 2001 for rotation of the screw it is necessary to use a wrench, and since 2001 — the crosswise screw-driver ( fig. 15.49 ).