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

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2005 Toyota Highlander car and truck repair procedures including Toyota engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Toyota Highlander automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Rear Disc & Parking Brakes -> Caliper Service -> 2003-04 -> 2005 -> Avalon -> Camry, Camry Solara & Sienna -> Celica, Corolla & MR2 -> Highlander & RAV4 -> Land Cruiser, Sequoia & 4Runner -> Matrix -> Overhaul -> Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

    Avalon

    2003-04
    Replace
    • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Disconnect brake hose from brake tube and caliper using a suitable tool.
    • Remove caliper attaching bolts, then the caliper, Fig. .
    • Remove anti-squeal shim(s), brake pad, anti-rattle spring, pad guide plate and pad support plate.
    • Reverse procedure to install, then bleed brake system.
    Overhaul
    • Remove sliding bushing and boot.
    • Remove main pin boot using a suitable chisel.
    • Remove piston using compressed air. When using air pressure to remove caliper piston, place a shop towel over piston to prevent it...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 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: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 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 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 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 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 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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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Toyota -> 2003-07 Highlander & 2006-07 Highlander HV
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 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 2004-07 models, the cabin air filter should be cleaned every 18 months or 15,000 miles and replaced every 36 months or 30,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.

    • Remove the screw retaining the eyelet clip, Fig. .
    • Open the glove compartment door.
    • Push inward at each side of the glove compartment door to disengage the retainers, then lower t...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Toyota -> Engine Oil Reminder/Maintenance Required Lamp -> 2004-09 Highlander
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

    To reset Oil Replacement Reminder light, turn ignition On and ensure that the ODO/TRIP display screen is in the ODO mode. (Reset procedure will not work in the TRIP mode) Turn ignition to Off position while pressing the ODO/TRIP switch button, turn ignition On. Hold button down through entire reset procedure. The odometer...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 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 Highlander AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove righthand front wheel.
    • Remove engine under cover.
    • Remove righthand front fender apron seal.
    • Loosen alternator pivot bolt.
    • Loosen alternator adjuster lock bolt.
    • Loose...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

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

    Body Diagram for 2005 Toyota Highlander  2.4 L4 GASBody Diagram for 2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Floor Wire
  • Seat Wire
  • Floor No. 2 Wire
  • Code B1
  • Code B2
  • Supplemental Restraint Systme Diagram for 2005 Toyota Highlander  3.3 V6 GASSupplemental Restraint Systme Diagram for 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • SRS Warning Light
  • Airbag Sensor
  • Seat Position Airbag Sensor
  • Passenger Airbag Assembly
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

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

    2005 Toyota Highlander  3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Combination Switch
  • Taillamp Relay
  • Ashtray Illumination
  • Cigarette Lighter Illumination
  • 2005 Toyota Highlander  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Antilock Brake System Motor Relay
  • Right Front Antilock Brake System Speed Sensor
  • Left Rear Antilock Brake System Speed Sensor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Abnormal Horn Operation
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
  • Document: ABNORMAL HORN OPERATION
    Vehicle: 2005 Toyota Highlander 3.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2005 Toyota Highlander AUTOMOBILES

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