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2005 Toyota 4runner CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Toyota REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Precautions -> Audio Coded Anti-Theft System
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 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 ...

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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 4.0 V6 GAS

Normal Service

Service as r...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Drain differential oil.
  • Remove cotter pin and lock cap from drive shaft lock nut.
  • With an assistant applying brakes, remove drive shaft lock nut.
  • Disconnect drive shaft from hub, using a brass bar and hammer.
  • Remove cotter pin and nut from lower ball joint.
  • Disconnect lower suspension arm, using a suitable pry tool.
  • Push steering knuckle outward and remove drive shaft. If difficult to remove, ta...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing DTCs (Diagnostic Trouble Codes) -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification -> Reset Switch Test -> Using Scan Tool -> Using TPMS Warning Lamp
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Using TPMS Warning Lamp
  • Place the ignition switch in the Off position.
  • Using Toyota SST or other suitable jumper, connect terminals TC and CG of DLC3. The DLC3 is located under the left side of the instrument panel, Fig. .
  • Place the ignition switch in the On position.
  • Read and note DTCs indicated by flashes of the TPMS warning lamp, Fig. .
  • If the TPMS warning lamp blinks in .25 second intervals, a normal condition is indicated, Fig. .
  • If the TPMS warning lamp blinks in .5 second intervals followed by a 1.5 second pause, then additional .5 second i...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove V-bank cover.
  • Remove four bolts and engine under cover subassembly No. 1.
  • Remove fan and alternator V belt.
  • Remove battery.
  • Disconnect wire harness.
  • Remove bolt and wire harness stay.
  • Disconnect connector from alternator assembly.
  • Remove terminal cap and nut.
  • Disconnect wire harness from terminal B.
  • Remove two bolts and wire harness clamp bracket from alternat...

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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 4.0 V6 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 Overdrive Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 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 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.0 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 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 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+.

Instrument Panel Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.0 V6 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Junction Connector
  • Connector J-17
  • Connector J-26
  • Connector J-31
  • Connector J-4
  • Lighting System Locations Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GASLighting System Locations Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Headlamp Dimmer Switch
  • Turn Signal Flasher
  • Hazard Warning Switch
  • Junction Block
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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 SR5 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • Generator
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor
  • 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Turbine Speed Sensor
  • Ignition Switch
  • Engine Control Module
  • Electronically Controlled Transmission Solenoid
  • 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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