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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 -> Front Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> 2WD -> 4Runner -> 4WD -> Avalon, Camry, Camry Solara, Corolla, Celica, Highlander, Matrix, MR2 & Sienna -> Disc, Replace -> Echo & RAV4 -> Land Cruiser -> Sequoia & Tundra -> Tacoma
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

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

  • Remove front wheel and reinstall lug nuts to locate disc temporarily.
  • Remove caliper from torque plate and suspend so brake hose is not under tension. Do not disconnect brake hose.
  • Refer to Figs. through , and remove the following components:
    • Brake pads.
    • Anti-squeal shims.
    • Pad wear indicator plates.
    • Support plates.
    • Anti-squeal springs.
  • Install new pad support plates.
  • Install new pad wear indicator plates on each pad with arrow pointing in direction of disc rotation.
  • Install new anti-squeal shims on each pad.
  • I...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Toyota -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 2003-06 4Runner -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models Less Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Models w/Union Bolt Fuel Line Connection -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.7 V8 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 pro...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.0 V6 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

Component Locations
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Sport 4.0 V6 GAS

Refer toF...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota 4runner AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 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 Overdrive Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2005 Toyota 4runner Limited 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 Sport 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 SR5 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+.

Air Conditioning Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.0 V6 GASAir Conditioning Components Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Blower Motor Control
  • Cooler Thermistor No. 1
  • Blower Sub-Assembly
  • Cooler Expansion Valve
  • Damper Servo Sub-Assembly
  • Lighting System Locations Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GASLighting System Locations Diagram for 2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Map Lamp
  • License Plate Lamp
  • Door Lock
  • Courtesy Lamp
  • Courtesy Lamp Switch
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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 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota 4runner SR5 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Generator
  • 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
  • Left Front Door Speaker
  • Left Rear Door Speaker
  • Right Rear Door Speaker
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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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