Device and repair of Toyota RAV4 SUVs (Toyota RAV) - Replacement of the air filter-//

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1. Operation of the car
2. Maintenance
   General information on operational materials and adjusting data
   Volumes and frequency of maintenance
   Check of levels of operational liquids
   Survey of tires and check of pressure of air
   Replacement of engine oil and oil filter
   Check and replacement of rubber tapes of brushes of a screen wiper
   Check and adjustment of a free wheeling of a pedal of coupling
   Check, service and charging of the rechargeable battery
   Check, adjustment of a tension and replacement of a poliklinovy belt of the drive of hinged units
   Check and replacement of hoses in a motor compartment
   Shift of wheels
   Check of a condition of seat belts
   Check of a condition of brakes (each 24 000 km or 12 months)
   Replacement of the air filter
   Check of fuel system
   Check of level of oil in the mechanical transmission
   Check of level of oil in the transfer case of cars with the automatic transmission
   Check of a condition of a suspension bracket and steering
   Check of protective covers of power shafts
   Check of level of oil in reverse main gear on all-wheel drive cars
   Replacement of the filter of ventilation of salon on cars since 2001
   Replacement of brake fluid
   Replacement of the fuel filter on release cars till 2001
   Check and replacement of spark plugs
   Check and replacement of a cover and rotor of the distributor of ignition
   Replacement of cooling liquid and washing of the cooling system
   Check of system of regeneration of vapors of fuel
   Check of system of production of the fulfilled gases
   Replacement of oil and the filter in the automatic transmission
   Replacement of oil in the mechanical transmission
   Replacement of oil in the transfer case on all-wheel drive cars with the automatic transmission
   Replacement of oil in reverse main gear on all-wheel drive cars
   Check and replacement of the valve and hose of ventilation of a case (PCV)
   Check and adjustment of gaps in the drive of Valves
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
13. Steering and running gear
14. Body
15. Electric equipment
Schemes of electric equipment


Toyota RAV4>> Maintenance>> Replacement of the air filter
       NOTE
The recommended frequency: each 24 000 km of a run or 12 months.

The air filter is located in the case on the left side of a motor compartment on release cars till 2001 or from above over the engine on cars, since 2001.

Fig. 2.21. An arrangement of spring clips of fastening of a cover of the air filter on cars till 2001


Release spring clips and uncover the air filter (fig. 2.21, 2.22) .

Fig. 2.22. Removal of spring clips of fastening of a cover of the air filter on cars since 2001


Note an arrangement and remove the air filter.
Examine the external surface of the air filter. If it dirty, replace the filter. If on it there is an insignificant raid of dust, blow the filter compressed air from the inside outside and reuse the air filter. As the air filter is manufactured of paper, it cannot be washed out. If cleaning with compressed air did not yield positive results, replace the filter.

       PREVENTION
Never operate the car without air filter as the dust getting to cylinders together with air will result in the accelerated wear of the engine.

Wipe the internal surface of the case and a cover of the air filter.
Install the air filter.
Establish a cover of the air filter and fix it by spring clips.