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1996 Toyota Tercel 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 Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 1996-97 -> Evacuating System -> Using Charging Station -> Using Vacuum Pump
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel 1.5 L4 GAS

Using Vacuum Pump

Vacuum pumps suitable for removing air and moisture from A/C systems are commercially available. A specification for system pump down used here is 28-291/2 inches vacuum. This reading can be attained at or near sea level only. For each 1000 feet of altitude this operation is performed, the reading will be 1 inch vacuum higher. For example, at 5000 feet elevation, only 23-241/2 inches of vacuum can be obtained. The system refrigerant must be completely recovered before it can be evacuated. Damage to the vacuum pump will result if pressurized ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

DISC BRAKES -> Front Disc Brakes -> DISC BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

Refer to the disc brake specifications under "Rear ... "

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1986-06 Models -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

Normal Service

Service as r...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove front wheel.
  • On models with manual transaxle, remove Left-Hand (LH) engine under cover.
  • On all models, drain transaxle oil (M/T) or ATF (A/T).
  • On models with ABS, remove bolt and ABS speed sensor.
  • Remove cotter pin and lock cap.
  • While applying brakes, remove drive shaft lock nut.
  • Remove tie rod end cotter pin and nut.
  • Using Special Service Tool (SST) 09628-62011 or equivalent, disconnect tie rod end from steering knuckle.
  • Remove two nuts and bolt and disconnect lower ball joint from lower suspension arm.
  • Disconnect drive shaft from axle hub. Be car...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect electrical connectors from starter motor, then remov...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 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 Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel 1.5 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove engine under covers.
  • Drain engine coolant, into a suitable container.
  • Remove air intake connector.
  • Remove coolant reservoir tank assembly and hose.
  • Disconnect No. 1 cooling fan connector.
  • On models with A/C, disconnect No. 2 cooling fan connector.
  • On all...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove four bolts, then remove under cover.
  • Install a suitable tool on hexagonal bolt on drive belt tensioner and t...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

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

Air Bag System Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GASAir Bag System Component Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Airbag Sensor Assembly
  • Spiral Cable
  • SRS Warning Light
  • Steering Wheel Pad
  • Front Passenger Airbag Assembly
  • Relay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GASRelay Locations Diagram for 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Main Relay
  • Turn Signal Flasher
  • Daytime Running Light Relay
  • Circuit Opening Relay
  • A/C Amplifier
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

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

    1996 Toyota Tercel  1.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Toyota Tercel 1.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Generator
  • A/C Condenser Fan Motor
  • Blower Motor
  • Blower Resistor
  • 1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Toyota Tercel DX 1.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Radio
  • Seat Belt Warning Light
  • Integration Relay
  • Ignition SW
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Toyota Tercel AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: SEAT BELT TONGUE PLATE STOPPER REPLACEMENT - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel 1.5 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: REPLACEMENT CERTIFICATION LABELS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Toyota Tercel 1.5 L4 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Toyota Tercel 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 Tercel 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 Tercel 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 Tercel 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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