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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

Import Compressor Service -> Nippondenso Compressor -> Compressor Seal, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Remove felt oil seal, Fig. .
  • Remove snap ring using suitable snap ring pliers.
  • Remove key from shaft using suitable tools, then apply compressor oil to inner bore of compressor.
  • Remove sh...

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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 -> Component Locations -> 1995-04 Tacoma & 1996-02 4Runner
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS

Ref...

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

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.7 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

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect alternator connector.
  • Remove nut, and disconnect alternator wire.
  • Disconnect wire harness with clip.
  • Loosen adjusting lock bolt and pivot bolt.
  • Loosen adjusting bolt, and remove drive belt.
  • Remove pivot bolt and adjusti...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 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 1997 Toyota Tacoma AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 2.7 L4 GAS

  • Remove engine under cover, the drain engine coolant into a suitable container.
  • Disconnect radiator reservoir hose from radiator, then radiator upper hose from radiator.
  • Disconnect radiator lower hose from radiator, then the automatic transmission oil cooler hoses from radiator.
  • Remove No. 2 fan shroud, then the radiator and No. 1 fan shroud.
  • Remove radiator reservoir tank, then the automatic transmission oil cooler hoses from cla...

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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+.

Body Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GASBody Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Pump
  • Rear ABS Speed Sensor
  • Remote Control Mirror Switch
  • Speaker
  • Door Lock Motor
  • I/P Grounds & Harness To Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GASI/P Grounds & Harness To Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Cowl Wire
  • Engine Room Main Wire
  • Engine Wire
  • Front Door LH Wire
  • Front Door RH 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 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma Regular CAB 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Turn Signal Switch
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Horn Relay
  • Horn
  • 1997 Toyota Tacoma  2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Toyota Tacoma 2.7 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Wiper And Washer Switch
  • Taillight Relay
  • Battery
  • Remote Control Mirror Switch
  • Ignition 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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