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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Replacement -> Except Land Cruiser & 4Runner -> Except Sienna -> Land Cruiser & 4Runner -> Master Cylinder -> Models w/Load Sensing Proportioning Valve (LSPV) -> Models w/Proportioning & Bypass Valve (P-BV) -> Proportioning Valve -> Sienna -> Wheel Cylinders
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

Master Cylinder

Except Sienna
  • Remove brake fluid with syringe.
  • On RAV4 models, remove air cleaner cover with air cleaner hose.
  • On all models, label and disconnect brake lines using line wrench 09751-36011, 09023-00100, or equivalent. Cap brake lines from master cylinder.
  • Disconnect wire connector from brake pressure switch and then disconnect level warning switch connector, if equipped.
  • Remove master cylinder to brake unit attaching nuts, then remove master cylinder, wire clamp, gasket and 3-way union, as needed.
  • Reverse procedure to install. Bleed brake system.
Sienna
  • Remove air c...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1986-06 Models -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

Normal Service

Service as r...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

Front

  • Place vehicle in neutral.
  • Release parking brake.
  • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
  • Place matchmarks on the propeller shaft and front differential flanges.
  • Remove bolts, nuts, and washers from differential flange.
  • Suspend the front side of the propeller shaft.
  • Place matchmarks on the propeller shaft and transfer flanges.
  • Remove bolts, nuts, and washers from transfer flanges.
  • Remove front propeller shaft.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque differential flange bolts to 54 ft. lbs.
    • Torque ...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Relearn Procedures -> Registration -> System Initialization -> Tire Pressure Sensor & Transmitter -> TPMS ECU
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS

Registration

TPMS ECU

If replacing the TPMS ECU, prior to removal, use a suitably programmed scan tool to read the registered transmitter identification number for all wheels and note them for registration.

  • Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC3 located under the LH side of the instrument panel.
  • Using the scan tool, note the registered transmitter IDs that are stored in the old TPMS ECU.
  • If reading the stored transmitter IDs from the old TPMS ECU is not possible, the tires will need to be removed from the wheels to read and note the tire pressure sensor transmitter IDs.
  • Wi...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove 11 clips and radiator support seal upper.
  • Remove fan and alternator V belt.
  • Separate two oil cooler hoses from fan shroud.
  • Remove three bolts and separate fan shroud from radiator.
  • Remove four nuts and separate fan with fluid coupling from engine.
  • Remove fan shroud and fan with fluid coupling from vehicle at same time.
  • Disconnect vacuum hose.
  • Remove nut, two bolts and vane pump assembly. Hand up hoses instead of detaching.
  • Disconnect alternator connector.
  • Remove terminal...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Toyota -> 2003-09 4Runner
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

On 2003 models, under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 22,500 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter every 10,000 miles.

On 2004-09 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 36 months or 30,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.

  • Open the glove compartment door.
  • Remove the screw retaining the damper rod to the righthand side of the glove compartment door, then detach the damper rod, Fig. .
  • Push inward at each side of the glove compartment door to disengage the retainers, then...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 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 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.0 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 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2005 Toyota 4runner cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Select High-Low Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.0 V6 GASSelect High-Low Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Differential Lock Switch
  • Four Wheel Drive Control ECU
  • Four Wheel Drive Control Switch
  • Transfer Shift Actuator Assembly
  • Power Mirror Control Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.0 V6 GASPower Mirror Control Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Outer Mirror Switch Assembly
  • Outer Rear View Mirror Assembly
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2005 Toyota 4runner cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Taillamp Relay
  • License Plate Lamp
  • Right Front Parking Light
  • 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Engine Control Module
  • EFI Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2005 Toyota 4runner cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: A750E Transmission Extension Housing Seal Service Tip
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) TIRE REGISTRATION "LOST COMMUNICATION WITH ECU"
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2005 Toyota 4runner 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 2005 Toyota 4runner 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 2005 Toyota 4runner 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 2005 Toyota 4runner 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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