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2002 Toyota Highlander 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 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 2001-02 -> Evacuating System -> Using Charging Station -> Using Vacuum Pump
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 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 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Front Disc Brakes -> Precautions -> Audio Coded Anti-Theft System
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

Audio Coded Anti-Theft System

Some models are equipped with an audio coded anti-theft system that will disable the radio when the battery cable is disconnected. The system can be identified by the "ANTI-THEFT SYSTEM" on the cassette tape lid. Obtain 3 digit customer code for input. Reset system after service as follows:

  • Obtain 3 digit audio anti-theft code.
  • Depress 1 (PROG) while depressing righthand side of TUNE SEEK button,- - - will appear in tape operation display.
  • To enter the first digit, depress 1 (PROG) button repeatedly until the number of times depressed equals the first digit b...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Highlander -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models Less Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Models w/Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 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 Line Connection
  • Obtain the vehicle owners radio theft protecti...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Drain transmission fluid and transfer case oil.
  • Unstake drive shaft hub nut.
  • With an assistant applying brakes, remove drive shaft hub nut.
  • Remove nut, then disconnect stabilizer bar link fro shock absorber.
  • Remove bolt and separate ABS speed sensor wire and hose from shock absorber.
  • Remove bolt, then remove ABS speed sensor from steering knuckle.
  • Remove cotter pin and nut, then separate tie rod end from steering knuckle, using a suitable pry tool.
  • Remove bolt and nuts from lower ball joint, then separate lower control arm...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • On models equipped with audio coded anti-theft system, obtain three-digit system code.
  • On all models, if required, remove battery, battery tray and/or igniter bracket.
  • Remove air cleaner assembly, if required.
  • Disconnect electrical connec...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Low Oil Level Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS

This lamp lights to indicate that the engine oil level is below a specified level. The lamp will be illuminated during engine start-up. If...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Drain engine coolant.
  • Remove radiator grille.
  • Disconnect upper radiator hose.
  • Disconnect coolant reservoir hose.
  • Disconnect lower radiator hose.
  • Remove No. 2 fan s...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove righthand front wheel.
  • Remove righthand front fender apron seal.
  • Loosen alternator pivot bolt.
  • Loosen alternator adjustment bolt locknut.
  • Loosen alternator ad...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2002 Toyota Highlander cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Engine Compartment Diagram for 2002 Toyota Highlander  2.4 L4 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Wiper Motor
  • Horn
  • Generator
  • Condenser Fan Motor
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Instrument Panel Diagram for 2002 Toyota Highlander  2.4 L4 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Steering Sensor
  • Radio
  • Remote Control Mirror Switch
  • Ignition Switch
  • Glove Box Light
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2002 Toyota Highlander cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 Toyota Highlander  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Dimmer Switch
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Daytime Running Lamp Relay
  • 2002 Toyota Highlander  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Ashtray Illumination
  • Combination Meter
  • Cigarette Lighter Illumination
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2002 Toyota Highlander cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Abnormal Horn Operation
    Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
  • Document: ABNORMAL HORN OPERATION
    Vehicle: 2002 Toyota Highlander 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2002 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2002 Toyota Highlander 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 2002 Toyota Highlander 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 2002 Toyota Highlander 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 2002 Toyota Highlander 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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