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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 Exterior
    I have a 2009 rav4 with rusted out inner rocker panels. The estimate for parts and labor is 1600$. 350$ per panel, and 800$ for the removal and install.
  3. 4.3 Exterior
    I was replacing front end links on my 2009 rav4 and discovered a section of rotten frame while trying to jack up the driver side of the car. The rot is right under my driver side door. Is this able to be fixed? What would a frame shop do to fix it?The car runs great and I just bought it for...
  4. 4.3 General
    Water leak due to run-off issue. Gutter and weep holes clogged with debris missing guides. At the dealer they neglected to replace nylon retainers (like rivets) securing a replacement cowl cover shield (under wiper arms and under hood) leaving a gap in water guide -along bottom, edges of...
  5. 4.4 General
    Recently traded my dying 20 year old Accord in for a 2018 Rav4 XLE with 22,000 miles. It was raining when I was at the dealership so I missed some of the rust underneath. Was in the process of spraying Amsoil MPHD corrosion prevention on the under side when I noticed the extent of the rust...
  6. 4.5 Rav4 Electric Hybrid
    Hello, I have 2019 Rav4 Hybrid Limited. I understand that Toyota offers perforation warranty for 5 years. But it does not include the general rust protection. Being based in Quebec, my car would be exposed to lot of snow and salt on roads. So i am thinking to get the rust proofing done. Any...
  7. 4.1 General
    Looking a replacing some rusty parts on my 1999 4.1, both front lower suspension arms and the front sub frame. I was wondering if any one knew if theses parts would fit from a 4.2 as i can not find these 4.1 parts near me.
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