2001–2002 Toyota Sequoia Front Brake Vibration

download Introduction Under certain usage conditions, some Sequoia vehicles may exhibit front brake vibration. Improved brake caliper assemblies have been introduced to correct this condition. Applicable Vehicles S 2001 – 2002 model year Sequoia vehicles built before the VIN shown below. Production Change Information MODEL Sequoia STARTING VIN 5TD*T##A#2S136792 Repair Procedure 1. REMOVE FRONT WHEEL …

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2001-2003 Toyota Tacoma DASH PAD RATTLE REPAIR

download Some customers may experience rattles from the dash area. The following procedures were developed to reduce noise from the dash area. Applicable Vehicles ^ 2001 – 2002 model year Tacoma vehicles produced before the VIN shown below. Repair Procedure: During a test drive, locate the noise source by using the palm of your hand …

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2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Brake Caliper Removal & Installation

download 1. Remove or disconnect the following: 2 / 3 of the brake fluid from the master cylinder Tire and wheel assembly 2. Using a C-clamp or the equivalent, compress the caliper piston until the caliper piston bottoms in the bore. Brake hose at caliper by removing the inlet fitting bolt. Plug the line. Caliper …

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1997 Toyota 4Runner Brake Pad Knock Noise

download A brake pad modification has been made on 4Runner and Tacoma 4×4 models to reduce pad knocking noise. This problem usually occurs upon first pedal application after changing driving direction (i.e. forward to reverse). Modification Detail The steel backing plate of the brake pad was widened from 119.3 mm to 119.55 mm in order …

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2001 Hyundai Tiburon Wheel Bearings Removal

download CAUTION: Use Special Hub Remover/Installer and puller to separate hub from steering knuckle. Bearing damage will result if hub is removed using a hammer. Removal 1. Remove steering knuckle and hub assembly. See STEERING KNUCKLE . Install Hub Remover & Knuckle Arm Bridge Adapter on steering knuckle. See SPECIAL TOOLS table. See Fig. 6 …

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