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1996 Toyota Avalon CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Toyota REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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

Toyota -> Electric Cooling Fans -> Component Replacement -> Avalon -> Camry -> Celica -> Cooling Fan No. 1 -> Cooling Fan No. 2 -> Cooling Fan/Motor -> Corolla -> No. 1 Cooling Fan -> No. 2 Cooling Fan -> Paseo & Tercel -> RAV4
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

Cooling Fan/Motor
Camry
  • Drain engine coolant.
  • On models with cruise control, remove cruise control actuator cover.
  • On all models, disconnect cooling fan motor electrical connectors from both fan assemblies.
  • Remove cooling fan assembly attaching screws, then the fan assembly.
  • Reverse procedure to install.
Avalon
No. 1 Cooling Fan
  • Remove battery and tray.
  • Disconnect cruise control actuator from body.
  • Remove No. 1 cooling fan from left hand side of engine compartment.
  • Disconnect c...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

DISC BRAKES -> Front Disc Brakes -> CALIPER SERVICE -> 1996 4Runner -> Avalon, Camry, Corolla & Celica -> Caliper, Replace -> Land Cruiser, 4WD Pickup, 1993-95 4Runner & T100 -> Overhaul -> Paseo -> Pickup & 1993-95 4Runner w/FS17 & F18 Type Disc, 2WD -> Pickup & 1993-95 4Runner w/PD60 & PD66 Type Disc & T100, 2WD -> Previa & Supra -> RAV4 -> Tacoma 2WD -> Tercel
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

Tercel

Caliper, Replace
  • Raise and support front of vehicle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Disconnect brake hydraulic line from frame bracket and from caliper using line wrench tool No. 09751-36011, or equivalent.
  • Remove caliper mounting bolts, then the caliper.
  • Reverse procedure to install and bleed brake system.
Overhaul
  • Remove caliper as outlined under "Caliper, Replace."
  • Remove anti-squeal shim(s) and cylinder boot set ring, Fig. .
  • Remove cylinder boot, then remove piston using compressed air.
  • Remove piston seal, caliper sliding bolt, dust boot, collar and union.
  • Inst...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Component Locations -> 1995-04 Avalon, 1999-01 Solara & 1992-01 Camry 3.0L Engine
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 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 -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

This lamp will be illuminated when automatic transmission or transfer case fluid temperature exceeds 302°F. If the lamp lights, allow vehicle to operate at idle speed until fluid temperature falls below 248°F; t...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Avalon AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
  • Remove hose from heater core.
  • Reposition hose clamp at water outlet.
  • Remove hose from water outlet.
  • 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+.

Anti-Lock Brake System Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GASAnti-Lock Brake System Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • ABS Actuator
  • ABS Warning Light
  • Front Speed Sensor
  • 1 Data Link Connector
  • Combination Meter Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GASCombination Meter Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • ECM
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Brake Fluid Level Warning Switch
  • Integration Relay
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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 XL 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Water Temperature Switch
  • Battery
  • Magnetic Clutch Relay
  • Ignition Switch
  • A/C Condenser Fan Motor
  • 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
  • Engine Control Module
  • Electronically Controlled Transmission Solenoid
  • Electronically Controlled Transmission Pattern Select Switch
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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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