most of the rav have a 3sfe (4.1 & 4.1.2)the diference from the 1998 - 2000 I believe that is the ignition that is more pressice but less modifiable, exhaust that have just one catalytic (that is very good) and a headershape manifold and valve cover that is more high or tall (sorry for my poor english) and interiors the cluster (carbonfiber style) cluster cover is more tiny and the cover of the dash have a diferent and porous skin
I know more or less about the 4.1.2 becuase my brother have one and I pass a time washing his brain tryin to modify his rav(sometimes I need to explain something to him).
yesterday I replaced the timing belt, harmonic balancer & engine mount. And was hoping the starting hesitation will go away.. but still can't start on the first round, always after 2nd or 3rd time. Only happens when it's hot, when cold - it starts in the morning on the first shot...
Been a member here for a while, but haven't posted much, I have been working on a project 1997 manual RAV4.1( UK RHD if that matters), and after a lot of work to servicing the engine, replacing gaskets, exhaust amongst a lot of other repairs/upgrades, it has come time to replace the...
Hi there, first post on this forum!
My friend is after a small, automatic, cheap and reliable 2 door SUV.
I've found her a 1994 Rav 4.1 Auto with 110,000 miles.
The owner sounds like a really nice guy, its been owned by his neighbour's family since 2000 and his family since 2013 (he's done...