2003 –2008 Toyota 4Runner Front And Rear Differential Gear Oil Specification Change

download The differential gear oil used in 4Runner and FJ Cruiser vehicles has been changed to a 75W–85 GL5 synthetic gear oil beginning with the 2008 model year. This new synthetic gear oil is compatible with 2003 – 2007 model year 4Runner and 2007 model year FJ Cruiser differentials. Please refer to the Parts Information …

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2002–2007 Honda CR-V Moan or Groan From the Rear Differential

download BACKGROUND A moaning or groaning comes from the rear differential when making a sharp or tight turn at low speeds. PROBABLE CAUSE Contamination in the rear differential fluid. CORRECTIVE ACTION Replace the rear differential fluid, and burnish the rear differential clutches. REPAIR PROCEDURE: 2002–04 MODELS 1. Replace the rear differential fluid: • Refer to …

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2003 Hyundai Santa Fe LX Rear Hub/Carrier (4Wd) Replacement

download REMOVAL 1. Raise the vehicle and remove the wheel and tire. 2. Remove the split pin and flange nut. 3. 4. 5. 6. Remove the brake disc. Detach the wheel speed sensor (for a vehicle equipped with Anti-lock Brake System). Remove the parking brake assembly. Remove four (4) the rear housing mounting nuts. 7. …

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2003 Toyota Corolla & Matrix Rear Drum Brake Overhaul

download Hint: overhaul the rh side by the same procedures as lh side. 1. Remove rear wheel 2. Drain brake fluid notice: wash the brake fluid off immediately if it comes into contact with any painted surface. Contract 3. (a) hint: if the brake drum cannot be removed easily, do the following steps. (b) remove …

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2003 Toyota Corolla & Matrix Rear Axle Hub & Bearing Assy Lh Replacement

download 2. Separate rear disc brake caliper assy lh (disc rear brake type) remove the 2 bolts, separate the rear disc brake caliper assy lh. (a) remove rear disc (disc rear brake type) remove rear brake drum sub–assy (drum rear brake type) disconnect skid control sensor wire (w/ abs) 6. (a) remove rear axle hub …

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