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Forum: 4.4 Interior   12-21-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By cutthroat22
A strip of velcro on the dash and the phone works...

A strip of velcro on the dash and the phone works for me. Keeps the phone flush and not sticking out.

Magnet would be alright as well.
Forum: 4.4 General   12-18-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 431
Posted By cutthroat22
I had an 87 mustang 4 cyl that the muffler fell...

I had an 87 mustang 4 cyl that the muffler fell off of. With the exception of setting off all the car alarms in underground parkades there was no benefit.
Forum: 4.2 Accessories   12-18-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By cutthroat22
Hah. Reminds me of last Xmas I bought a new...

Hah. Reminds me of last Xmas I bought a new double din sony deck. Also bought wrong wiring harness. No idea what I was doing so ended up twisting the wires all together which works but have 2 ugly...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   12-14-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By cutthroat22
I don't think your 2005 has a timing belt but...

I don't think your 2005 has a timing belt but instead has a timing chain.
Forum: 4.2 General   11-04-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By cutthroat22
I would change the spark plugs to start. I had...

I would change the spark plugs to start. I had rough idle a couple years ago and that was the fix.
Forum: 4.2 General   11-03-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By cutthroat22
Sergei @ Check Engine, Brooklyn , NY has saved...

Sergei @ Check Engine, Brooklyn , NY has saved many 4.2's including mine.
Forum: 4.2 General   11-02-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By cutthroat22
If more space is needed you can fold up, or...

If more space is needed you can fold up, or simply remove one of the back seats.
Forum: Toyota   10-04-2015, 01:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By cutthroat22
I had the pleasure/pain of sitting in those style...

I had the pleasure/pain of sitting in those style backseats on some serious offroads. Bashed my head many times on the roll cage and got splashed from the rusted out floorboards. But really it...
Forum: 4.2 Accessories   09-16-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,884
Posted By cutthroat22
Interesting. I have put a full suspension m/b on...

Interesting. I have put a full suspension m/b on the spare me but I understand the concern with the carbon fiber. From my experience with carbon fiber (hockey sticks) it's very strong and flexible...
Forum: 4.2 Accessories   09-15-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,884
Posted By cutthroat22
Curious why you don't want the rack to touch the...

Curious why you don't want the rack to touch the bike frame?
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   09-07-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By cutthroat22
After replacing my ECU it took some time for it...

After replacing my ECU it took some time for it to relearn and had some late shifts and a few clunks. Hopefully that is the case for you as well.
Forum: 4.2 General   09-07-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 418
Posted By cutthroat22
Removed mine many years ago for the same reason. ...

Removed mine many years ago for the same reason. No problems.
Forum: RAV Lounge   09-05-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By cutthroat22
Don't forget you can take out the back seats or...

Don't forget you can take out the back seats or fold them up so they rest against the front seats which creates a very large space in the back.
Forum: 4.3 Mechanical   09-03-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By cutthroat22
Put the parking brake on.

Put the parking brake on.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   09-01-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 909
Posted By cutthroat22
Check in the engine bay. There are a bunch of...

Check in the engine bay. There are a bunch of fuses and relays. Look for a plastic black cover.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-25-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By cutthroat22
Sounds like ECU problem but tough to tell...

Sounds like ECU problem but tough to tell specifically since you have had so many other problems.

I recommend this place Chkengine in Brooklyn, NY (http://rav4ecm.net/default.files/Page489.htm) as...
Forum: 4.2 General   08-18-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By cutthroat22
Other than the ECU concerns with the 2001-2003...

Other than the ECU concerns with the 2001-2003 they are rocksteady beasts. I have really put mine to the tests and always come back satisfied. I wouldn't hesitate to buy another one but I would...
Forum: 4.3 General   08-16-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,044
Posted By cutthroat22
Hah I love my 4 cyl 4.2 but these words are...

Hah I love my 4 cyl 4.2 but these words are truth. When I leave my home area I have to turn right onto a street that goes uphill where everybody is going 80km/h. I have to turn A/C off otherwise it...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-10-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By cutthroat22
Don't recall re: lights blinking. But really a...

Don't recall re: lights blinking. But really a day off the lot I think a dealer should help you.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-09-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By cutthroat22
When my battery is low the headlights etc work...

When my battery is low the headlights etc work fine but I just get that clicking sound as well and zero cranking.

However I do not have a security system.

Might want to contact previous owner...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-08-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 997
Posted By cutthroat22
I will say thanks in advance because I will do...

I will say thanks in advance because I will do this just because I haven't yet and have high mileage. This forum really rocks for getting good information for our Ravs.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-06-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 997
Posted By cutthroat22
My rough idle was solved by changing the...

My rough idle was solved by changing the sparkplugs on my 2003. Thought there was going to more to it but changing them fixed the problem and it was an easy job.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-05-2015, 01:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 40,348
Posted By cutthroat22
I'm in BC as well and sent mine to Home...

I'm in BC as well and sent mine to Home (http://rav4ecm.net/) and have been driving it for a few years with no problems. I am confident in these guys as they have repaired many others from this...
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-04-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By cutthroat22
Yes I used them and had fast service and ECU has...

Yes I used them and had fast service and ECU has been working great. Mine was 3 years ago and have done 80,000 km (50,000 km) since with no further problems.
Forum: 4.2 Faults & Fixes   08-03-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By cutthroat22
Personally I would go the route of sending the...

Personally I would go the route of sending the damaged ECU in to a reputable place for repair. That might mean sending to USA but at least you would know the ECU is now fixed and not the cause of...
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