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1997 Toyota Tacoma 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 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Instrument Panel, Replace -> 1996 -> 1997 -> 4Runner -> Avalon -> Camry -> Celica -> Corolla -> Land Cruiser -> Paseo -> RAV4 -> T100 -> Tacoma -> Tercel
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.4 L4 GAS

    Avalon
    • Remove front pillar garnish.
    • Remove front door inside scuff plate.
    • Remove hood lock release lever.
    • Remove cowl side trim.
    • Remove steering wheel and steering column cover, Fig. .
    • Remove combination switch.
    • Remove lower finish panel.
    • Remove instrument panel finish lower lefthand panel.
    • Remove fuse box bolt.
    • Remove No. 2 duct heater to register.
    • Remove parking brake release lever.
    • Remove No. 2 undercover.
    • Remove lower No. 2 finish panel.
    • Remove glove compartment door and glove compartmen...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Power Brake Units -> Power Brake Unit Service -> Brake Booster Overhaul -> Brake Booster, Replace -> Except Sequoia, Sienna & Tundra -> Installation -> Removal -> Sequoia & Tundra -> Sienna
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.7 L4 GAS

    Brake Booster, Replace

    Except Sequoia, Sienna & Tundra
    Removal
    • Remove master cylinder as outlined under "Master Cylinder, Replace" in "Hydraulic Brake Systems."
    • Remove charcoal vapor canister as necessary.
    • Remove brake booster vacuum hose.
    • On Supra models, remove pedal bracket stay.
    • On all models, remove pedal return spring, clip, clevis pin and clevis locknut, Fig. .
    • Remove brake booster nuts. Pull out booster and gasket.
    Installation
    • Adjust length of booster pushrod as follows:
      • Install gasket on master cylinder.
      • Install brake booster pushrod gauge tool No. 09737-00010, or equivalent...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1986-06 Models -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.4 L4 GAS

    Normal Service

    Service as r...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Place vehicle in neutral.
    • Release parking brake.
    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove two center support bearing bolts. While removing set bolts, support center support bearing by hand so that the transmission and intermediate shaft and propeller shaft remain straight line.
    • Place reference mark on driveline and differential companion flange. Paint is recommended for match marks. Never damage rear driveline shaft differential flange.
    • Remove bolts from differential flange. Bolts inserted in d...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove battery, battery tray and/or igniter bracket, if required.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly, if required.
    • Disconnect electrical connectors from starter motor.
    • On mo...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Automatic Transmission Overdrive Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 3.4 V6 GAS

    The "OD Off" lamp will be illuminated when the ignition switch is in the On position and the Overdrive (OD) switch is in the Off position. When the OD switch is placed in the On position, the "OD Off" lamp should go out. If the lamp flashes when the switch is placed in the On position, a fault has been detected by the electronic control system. After diagnosis and repair are c...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 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 water inlet.
    • Remove hose from water inlet.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure t...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove engine under cover.
    • Loosen idle pulley lock nut.
    • Loosen drive belt tensi...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1997 Toyota Tacoma cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    I/P Connector Locations, A9 Through D23 Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma  2.7 L4 GASI/P Connector Locations, A9 Through D23 Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Combination Switch
  • Cigarette Lighter
  • Blower Motor
  • A/C Switch
  • Blower Resistor
  • I/P Relay Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 V6 GASI/P Relay Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Shift Lock Control Relay
  • Daytime Running Light Relay
  • Engine Control Module
  • Circuit Opening Relay
  • Door Lock Control Relay
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Toyota Tacoma cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Taillight Relay
  • Starter Relay
  • Headlight Relay
  • Dimmer Relay
  • Heater Relay
  • 1997 Toyota Tacoma  2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • 4WD Engine Control Unit
  • A/T Parking Indicator Light
  • Detection Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Toyota Tacoma cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: A340 TRANSMISSION SOLENOID IDENTIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: SEAT BELT TONGUE PLATE STOPPER REPLACEMENT - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Toyota Tacoma 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 1997 Toyota Tacoma 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 1997 Toyota Tacoma 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 1997 Toyota Tacoma 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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