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  1. Bill Hobson
    05-21-2013 11:14 AM - permalink
    Bill Hobson
    Many thanks indeed for your input. Just been back to the garage and has now been diagnosed turbo!!!these mechanic have looked after me for some time now and have researched it for me and tried every other alternative. I cannot do this myself and I trust them, nice lads, so a new turbo it is. I have spent too much money on it to abandon it now. Mileage wise it's just under 69,000. I really appreciate your answer
  2. ngoqa915
    04-04-2013 10:25 PM - permalink
    ngoqa915
    Im planning to plasti dip my front emblem. I was curious of how you removed it. Thanks in advance.
  3. Carbon
    03-27-2012 10:24 AM - permalink
    Carbon
    If I or my family drove regularly through dangerous areas, and I had enough money, I would pay the extra for the RFT. If I were in an area with more friendly people and climate, the regular tires with a spare or a cell-phone and a tow truck available generally would be more economical for fuel and tires.

    I bought the base rather than the sport both because I like 17 inch wheels better than 18 inch and I was not so sure about getting RFTs.
  4. nwmag
    03-21-2012 03:19 PM - permalink
    nwmag
    Hi Carbon, I have seenyour responses to my thread as well as others. I was wondering what your recommendation would be between RFT and non-RFT as I am in a dilemma to replace 2 or 4 tires on my now Rav4 sport 2010 that runs on RFTs.

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  • About Carbon
    Location
    NE Illinois
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    United States
    Year
    2009
    Trim
    Base
    Engine
    V-6
    Drive
    4WD
    Gearbox
    Automatic
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    2009 V6 4wd Base

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09-02-2016
08:44 PM - JuneBug quoted Carbon in post Ultra Racing Strut Tower Bar Installed
I just tried dialing the nu...
04:14 PM - Carbon quoted JuneBug in post Ultra Racing Strut Tower Bar Installed
Oh, and if your phone number...
03:42 PM - Carbon quoted JuneBug in post Ultra Racing Strut Tower Bar Installed
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02:08 PM - Carbon quoted Booyah in post Ultra Racing Strut Tower Bar Installed
The manufacturer part numbe...
12-29-2015
10:18 PM - Carbon quoted Amakkar in post no accelleration after battery change
Hi Guys ! I have same proble...
12-28-2015
06:57 PM - trlhiker quoted Carbon in post Buying an Extended Warranty? READ THIS FIRST!!
That you thought it was a T...
02:29 PM - Carbon quoted trlhiker in post Buying an Extended Warranty? READ THIS FIRST!!
I thought it was a Toyota one...
12-16-2015
12:16 AM - ashtonybb quoted Carbon in post Trying to get the Alternator off my 2006 V6...help!
See Sticky: Service manuals...
11-17-2015
06:40 PM - Carbon quoted Blogson in post Warped rotors?
Disk brakes don't actually "...
11:51 AM - Carbon quoted ravlover24 in post Warped rotors?
I do see alot of brake dust in ...
11-11-2015
01:05 PM - DVS quoted Carbon in post Installed a new dashcam/DVR!
If there is an event, such ...
12:29 PM - Carbon quoted PTVMan in post Installed a new dashcam/DVR!
What is the purpose/practic...
11-10-2015
12:02 PM - Gumbo Robot quoted Carbon in post EGR Flow Fault - would you trust this diagnosis?
I don't know what a D2D is....
11-09-2015
08:15 PM - Carbon quoted rav4system in post Wrong Battery and ECM
You undoubtedly hooked the batt...
11-05-2015
12:51 PM - Carbon quoted Marcutio in post Proper torque ratio for lugnuts.....
Sorry......not to be an A$$$ ...
10-14-2015
05:53 PM - Carbon quoted acsmith1972 in post Weird sound braking
I had a brake place check it out...
05:49 PM - Carbon quoted rayearth in post Possibly buying a RAV4 - lots of questions including towing
They tried to give me a 19% i...
05:32 PM - Carbon quoted Hingle McCringlebery in post Trying to get the Alternator off my 2006 V6...help!
June Bug, I am new to this Forum and ...
10-13-2015
03:50 PM - Carbon quoted EL820 in post Buying an Extended Warranty? READ THIS FIRST!!
So Canadian Toyota owners ...
10-07-2015
12:30 PM - SBwrx5 quoted Carbon in post (Probably) Pulling the trigger on a RAV
Why? Used Car Warranty | ...

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