I have a 2006 RAV4 3.5L and I am getting a weird clunking noise coming from the rear of the vehicle. It seems to do this noise way worse on gravel roads than blacktop, where there are more pots holes and such. So I crawled under the rear of the car with it jacked up so the tires are in the air...
Help! I've been stalking this problem for months and it's driving me crazy. I'd be very grateful for any leads anyone could give me!
'97 RAV4.1, Manual trans, FWD, 280k miles.
Under a load change (in gear applying or letting off the gas), there is a click (like a solid...
I am hoping on getting some guidance on what do with the Rear diff in my Rav 4 2009 (all wheel drive)
Vehicle was left sitting outside for three days without being driven, and it rained.
Next drive revealed a subtle rapid vibration at 50km/h (30mp/h) - 60km/h (35mp/h)...
Began noticing that a front end clunk that would happen at slow speeds over rough roads or bumps. I can't relate it to steering it all; it doesn't seem to get worse if I am turning.
No extra play or shimmy in the steering either.
After some more travel on dirt roads and some big bumps, I managed...