Just checking to see if my wheels were on tight. The lug nut size (exterior) are 21mm.
I torqued them all with a calibrated clicker to 75, and they were all tight. I'm now wondering if they're too tight!! I did read that with original steel wheels, there was a TSB in '98 where overtightening could cause brake failure and at one time the dealers were replacing steel wheels with alloys!!
I tried to google but could only find stats for the Rav4.2 and Rav4.3
Any idea what the approach and departure angles are for the Rav4.1 (1st generation, up to year 2000)?
Here are the stats I found so far:
> Ground clearance: 190mm (7.5 inches)
> Wheelbase: 2,624 mm (103.3...
my 1999 rav with 203,000 miles will be getting a new timing belt and associated side items in a few weeks, and while I'm at it I plan to take the valve cover off and do the spark plug tubes, #4 spark plug is wet, last i checked. So this brings me to a nutty question ?? Are the...
Here is the chart of color for the First-Generation US-Spec RAV4. If you see an error please post it here and I will correct the page and graphic ASAP. You can upload a photo of your car by...
I am going to replace the stock filter on a new one. But I have a question: on the pipe from engine to the filter there is a box. I don't know what it is, because there is nothing written on it and the manual for my car was lost. So, please answer 2 questions:
1. What is this box for?