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  1. 4.3 General
    I have a 2009 rav4 with 270,000 on the body. Got a quote to replace for 1600$ Is that a fair price? Also would be it be something I should worry about? That car has a newly rebuilt transmission, 2012 2.5l motor with 120,000 miles and transfer case from that same 2012 model. If it’s worth fixing...
  2. 4.3 Mechanical
    I brought my rav4 into the mechanic for a P0171 code, they ran a smoke test and had the smoke coming out of the oil fill area. They told me I need a whole new valve cover because of it. I’m doing the work myself but don’t want to spend the money if it’s something else. I already changed the MAF...
  3. Tires upgrade

    Tires upgrade

  4. 4.3 Mechanical
    So it looks like I have the death rattle on cold start. I know the TSB that was released and everything. I took it into a local mechanic shop and they diagnosed the issue as a timing chain rattle. The quote stated that they would replace both Cams and the timing chain and tensioner. The quote...