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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Electrical Symbol & Wire Color Code Identification -> Electrical Symbol Identification -> Imported Vehicles
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Anti-lock Brakes -> Description -> Anti-Lock Brake System -> Traction Control System (TRAC)
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

Anti-Lock Brake System

By use of a micro-computer, this anti-lock brake system controls brake fluid pressure to prevent wheel lock. With this system, directional stability is improved and steerability maintained even at panic braking on we...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 1995-04 Avalon -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models Less Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Models w/Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

Fuel System Pressure Relief

Models w/Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection
  • Obtain the vehicle owners radio theft protection code prior to disconnecting the battery ground cable, if equipped.
  • Disconnect the battery ground cable.
  • Remove the fuel fill cap to release fuel tank pressure.
  • Place a shop towel over the union bolt at top of fuel filter. Slowly loosen the union bolt allowing fuel pressure to bleed down.
  • Whenever the union bolt is loosened to relieve fuel system pressure, always replace the bolt gasket.
Models Less Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection
  • Obtain the vehicle owners radio theft prot...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove front wheels as necessary and front fender apron seal.
  • Remove cotter pin, locknut cap and locknut from axle spline.
  • Drain transmission fluid, then using a suitable puller, disconnect tie rod end from steering knuckle.
  • Disconnect stabilizer bar link from lower control arm.
  • Disconnect ball joint from steering knuckle.
  • On models with constant velocity type inner joints, using paint or chalk, place match marks on driveshaft inner joint and side gear shaft or center driveshaft, then proceed as follows:
    • Have an assistant apply brakes to prevent ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Loosen alternator pivot bolt, adjusting lock bolt, and adjusting bolt, then remove drive belt Fig. .
  • Disconnect alternator connector.
  • Disconnect alternator to battery cable.
  • Disconnect w...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Low Oil Level Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

This lamp lights to indicate that the engine oil level is below a specified level. The lamp will be illuminated during engine start-up. If...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at radiator outlet.
  • Remove hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Relay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GASRelay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Moon Roof Control Relay
  • ECU
  • ABS Actuator
  • Auto Antenna Motor
  • Headlight Cleaner Relay
  • Relay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GASRelay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Daytime Running Light Relay
  • Heater Relay
  • Engine Control Module
  • Circuit Opening Relay
  • A/C Amplifier
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Left Rear Antilock Brake System Speed Sensor
  • Antilock Brake System Actuator and Engine Control Unit
  • Antilock Brake system Warning Light
  • 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: SEAT BELT TONGUE PLATE STOPPER REPLACEMENT - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: REPLACEMENT CERTIFICATION LABELS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Identification, Models, Labels, Etc.
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Toyota Avalon cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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