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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

    Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 1996-97 -> Pressure Gauge Indication
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.4 L4 GAS

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Front Disc Brakes -> Caliper Service -> 2WD -> 4Runner -> Avalon, Camry, Camry Solara, Corolla, Celica, Highlander, MR2 & Sienna -> Echo & RAV4 -> Land Cruiser -> Overhaul -> Replace -> Sequoia & Tundra -> Supra -> T100 -> Tacoma -> Tercel
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 3.4 V6 GAS

    Avalon, Camry, Camry Solara, Corolla, Celica, Highlander, MR2 & Sienna

    Replace
    • Raise and support vehicle and remove front wheel.
    • Remove union bolt and disconnect brake hose. Use suitable container to catch brake fluid.
    • Remove caliper, Figs. through .
    • Remove anti-squeal shims and brake pad wear indicator plates.
    • Remove support plates.
    • Reverse procedure to install.
    Overhaul
    • Remove caliper.
    • Remove the following parts:
      • Caliper slide bushings.
      • Dust boots.
      • Collars.
    • Using screwdriver, remove caliper boot set ring and boot.
    • Place suitable rag between caliper and piston and using compressed air, remov...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Land Cruiser, Pickup, Previa, Sequoia, Tacoma, Tundra, T100, Truck & Van -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models Less Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Models w/Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Removal & Installation
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 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...

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

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Remove front wheel lug nuts.
    • Remove shock absorber.
    • Remove wheel hub cap, cotter pin, and locknut.
    • While applying brakes, remove locknut.
    • Remove wheel hub.
    • Remove snap ring using suitable tool.
    • Remove spacer.
    • On models equipped with ABS, remove ABS speed sensor and wire harness from steering knuckle.
    • Remove four bolts and disconnect lower ball joint.
    • Remove bolt, then the brake line clamp from steering knuckle.
    • Remove bolts,...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable at battery.
    • Loosen adjusting lock nut and pivot bolt.
    • Loosen adjusting bolt, and remove drive belt.
    • Disconnect alternator connector.
    • Remove nut, and disconnect alternator wire.
    • Remove pivot bolt and ad...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Automatic Transmission Overdrive Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 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

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 3.4 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 to install.

    Outlet

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp a...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 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 Relay Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GASI/P Relay Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 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
  • Body Grounds & Harness To Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma  2.7 L4 GASBody Grounds & Harness To Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Cowl Wire
  • Front Door LH Wire
  • Front Door RH Wire
  • Roof Wire
  • Frame Wire
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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 2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Stop Light Switch
  • Cruise Control Switch
  • Cruise Control Indicator Light
  • 1997 Toyota Tacoma  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Integration Relay
  • Rear Differential Lock Detection Switch
  • 4WD Control Engine Control Unit
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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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