2009 – 2010 Toyota Matrix Brief Engine Knock/Rattle Noise at Cold Startup

Repair Procedure Confirm the customer complaint. See attached video for an example of the engine knock/rattle noise: Engine Knock/Rattle Noise Example 1. If a knock/rattle noise is present, replace the camshaft timing gear assembly. HINT This repair is simplified by performing the following: • DO NOT remove the engine — complete the repair in the vehicle. • Set No. 1 cylinder to TDC/compression. • DO NOT remove the timing cover or camshaft…

2005 Toyota Tacoma Rear Suspension Noise Removal And Installation

…s been added. Previous versions of this TSB should be discarded. Some customers may experience a squeak and/or slap type noise coming from the rear suspension when traveling over bumps or rough road surfaces. The squeak type noise may be caused by a rubbing condition between the rear suspension leaves. The slap type noise may be caused by contact between the overload spring and the first leaf of the spring assembly. Perform the repair procedures…

2002 Toyota Tacoma Engine Coolant Temperature Circuit Mal- Function

INSPECTION PROCEDURE HINT: S S If DTCs P0110 , P0115 and P0120 are output simultaneously, E2 (sensor ground) may be open. Read freeze frame data using hand–held tester or OBD II scan tool, as freeze frame data records the engine conditions when a malfunction is detected. When troubleshooting, it is useful for determining whether the vehicle was running or stopped, the engine was warmed up or not, the air–fuel ratio was lean or rich, etc. at the…

2007 Toyota Tacoma Sport Exhaust Removal And Installation

This Toyota Performance Exhaust System has been designed for the 2007 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, short bed equipped with a 4.0L V-6 engine and automatic or manual transmissions. Caution!!! Never work on a hot exhaust system. Serious injury in the form of burns can result If the vehicle has been in use and the exhaust system is hot, allow vehicle to cool for at least 1 hour. Always wear eye protection when working under any vehicle. Note: It is…

2003 Toyota Tacoma Fuel Pump Removal And Installation

ON–VEHICLE INSPECTION INSPECT FUEL PUMP OPERATION Connect the TOYOTA hand–held tester to the DLC3. Turn the ignition switch ON and push the TOYOTA hand– held tester main switch ON. NOTICE: Do not start the engine. (c) Select the active test mode on the TOYOTA hand–held tester. (d) Please refer to the TOYOTA hand–held tester operator’s manual for further details. (e) If you have no TOYOTA hand–held tester, connect the positive (+) and negative…