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Forum: 4.4 General   12-20-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 326
Posted By cutthroat22
Awesome idea!

Awesome idea!
Forum: 4.1 D.I.Y. and Modifications   12-20-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By cutthroat22
Not an answer to your question but I tend to use...

Not an answer to your question but I tend to use 2nd gear and D with OD off if I need a little more pep.

Like you said "Once they get going, it's not to bad." So say I'm going 60mph on a flat...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   12-19-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By cutthroat22
250,000 kilometers here and never adjusted mine. ...

250,000 kilometers here and never adjusted mine. I would also be worried to hear a loud ticking sound. There are some smart folks on this forum so maybe you could try taking a video or audio of the...
Forum: 4.2 General   12-16-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By cutthroat22
You could get it shaved down to match the other...

You could get it shaved down to match the other tires.
Forum: 4.2 General   12-15-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By cutthroat22
You can remove the cover no problem. I've seen...

You can remove the cover no problem. I've seen people with the tire off as well but doesn't look very good if that matters to you.

Perhaps you already have the hitch bike rack but if not take a...
Forum: 4.3 Mechanical   12-13-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By cutthroat22
DYI the rotors and pads. Watch a few YouTube...

DYI the rotors and pads. Watch a few YouTube videos first and save yourself $$$ and you will also be satisfied that the job was done right.
Forum: 4.2 General   12-06-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By cutthroat22
From what I've seen the transmission is not...

From what I've seen the transmission is not *usually* damaged by the faulty ecu if the ecu is changed withing a reasonable timeframe. My guess is that your resoldering did not do the trick and the...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   11-20-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By cutthroat22
Yes it takes a while to warm up in the winter...

Yes it takes a while to warm up in the winter before you can get into final drive gear and it's totally normal. Mine is about the same a mile or so. You can always warm up the car a bit before...
Forum: RAV Lounge   11-11-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 991
Views: 122,176
Posted By cutthroat22
Installed new 100w 10" bazooka subwoofer to...

Installed new 100w 10" bazooka subwoofer to replace 50w 8" bazooka. Wow what a difference. On the 8" I had all the bass cranked up and it was pretty satisfying. On this new 10" I have to turn...
Forum: 4.2 General   10-20-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By cutthroat22
:surpriseWow corrosive is right. And good on...

:surpriseWow corrosive is right.

And good on you for double checking.
Forum: 4.3 Exterior   10-13-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 601
Posted By cutthroat22
That's what one of my tires looked like after I...

That's what one of my tires looked like after I had driven on it flat for 10 or more minutes.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   10-13-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By cutthroat22
To bad the plugs didn't help. Have you had any...

To bad the plugs didn't help. Have you had any luck since?

Bumping to the top to get some more views.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   10-07-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By cutthroat22
I would suggest changing the plugs. Last year...

I would suggest changing the plugs. Last year after about 3 weeks of similar symptoms to your vehicle my check engine light came on.

I am cheap and try to avoid mechanics so changed the plugs...
Forum: 4.2 General   09-25-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By cutthroat22
I'd do the door locks for sure. Would also...

I'd do the door locks for sure. Would also change the differential fluid.

Are you sure shocks/struts need to be changed? I have almost 250,000km or 150,000 miles and am not in a rush to change...
Forum: 4.2 General   09-20-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By cutthroat22
Love my 2003. Just shy of 250,000 km and it...

Love my 2003. Just shy of 250,000 km and it certainly has not been meticulously maintained as well it goes offroad almost weekly.

I did have the computer failure but at least with the knowledge...
Forum: 4.4 General   09-19-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,852
Posted By cutthroat22
Perhaps you were rude in the dealership and they...

Perhaps you were rude in the dealership and they sold you a lemon?
Forum: 4.1 General   09-17-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 844
Posted By cutthroat22
Oh geez was going to mention that but the "tin...

Oh geez was going to mention that but the "tin foil" sound threw me off. Congrats on the fix.
Forum: 4.2 General   09-11-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 578
Posted By cutthroat22
No idea but I pull the ignition fuse once in a...

No idea but I pull the ignition fuse once in a while when parked for a long time. Car will crank but not start.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   09-07-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By cutthroat22
Well that is exactly what I want to hear :smile ...

Well that is exactly what I want to hear :smile

The original post was from August 8th. I'm curious if this situation has been resolved
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   09-07-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By cutthroat22
I really don't know whether the 2002 has a chain...

I really don't know whether the 2002 has a chain or a belt. I recall seeing on this forum that 01-03 has a belt and 04-05 has a chain. Mine is a 2003 and no idea if it has a belt or chain. I...
Forum: Member Introductions   09-03-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By cutthroat22
Nice ride. When my '03 dies I might even buy one...

Nice ride. When my '03 dies I might even buy one of those older models as they seem very reliable.
Forum: 4.2 General   09-02-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,009
Posted By cutthroat22
I've always been satisfied with the power of the...

I've always been satisfied with the power of the Rav4 2 liter *with the exception of long steep hills.*

To remedy this I manually shift the gears if the terrain is hilly. Before a steep hill I...
Forum: 4.2 General   09-02-2014, 01:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By cutthroat22
Super video thanks a lot. Checked out some of...

Super video thanks a lot. Checked out some of your other videos and I must say they are clear and concise.
Forum: 4.3 General   08-31-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,457
Posted By cutthroat22
Agreed. There are some hills around my area that...

Agreed. There are some hills around my area that the simple brake pedal to gas pedal doesn't work so well. Especially if there is a vehicle right on your butt at a light.

For this I use ebrake...
Forum: 4.3 Exterior   08-29-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,685
Posted By cutthroat22
Dump a bucket of mud all over the front end. It...

Dump a bucket of mud all over the front end. It will make it (and you) look totally macho.

When I hear the word "macho" I tend to think of the opposite.

Macho
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