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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Toyota 4Runner
The 2012 Toyota 4Runner was made for people with an active lifestyle. Its design is made to be a light off road alternative to the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Ford Explorer. ...

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How do u tell which coil is which?
Hi there. This video is actually a pretty good tutorial on locating the ignition coils and spark plugs for each cylinder. If this does not help you, it might be a good idea to purchase a service and repair manual...
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2000 Toyota 4runner-both oxygen sensor replacement
If you input your year, make and model, as well as location (zip code) at YourMechanic's oxygen sensor replacement service page, the exact written quote you desire will be provided. Generally, after about 100,000 miles of use, it's not a...
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Looking to swap and be road legal for 88 4runner 22re to increase HP for offroading. what is the best engine upgrade for this?
Hi There, You are correct in that the 3.0 V6 Toyota motor that superseded the 22RE motor does not significantly increase power if you are interested in pushing much larger off road tires. A common performance upgrade for the 22RE...
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I have a 1990 toyota 4runner, has 300,000 miles but only 80,000 on th motor, it seems to have a loss of power going up an incline
Hi there. Quite often when the original motor is replaced with a newer or rebuilt one, it can have minor issues like you described for multiple reasons. First, it's very common for mechanics and repair shops to swap motors, but...
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installed ignition lock cylinder on a 2000 Toyota 4runner. tried to crank it and it would start, immediately turns off. problem?
Hello. If the key is not just turning and not catching then it may not be aligned with the ignition switch. If it is not aligned or if the ignition switch has failed then this will occur. Most of the...
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Hello I have a 2004 toyota 4runner v8 4wd I just replaced the catelac converters but need to do the o2 sensors, I know there's the
Hello, thank you for writing in. The four oxygen sensors all serve an equally important role. Having two per bank (or side of the engine), the front oxygen sensor on each side gives a base reading to compare the reading...
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Hi, so I'm just wondering if There's a way to change the ODOMETER to a different number?
The mileage cannot be tampered with and it is unlawful to do so if it could be. The cluster would need to be removed and sent to an authorized repair facility if it needs repairs and they are not able...
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Would an ignition cylinder from a 99 4Runner fit a 91 4Runner?
Generally, a switch assembly from 1989 through 1994 will work on this vehicle, but to get a precise answer if you plug in your vehicle data on-line at Car-Part.com you will get not only all possible interchange years but you...
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I have a 98 Toyota 4Runner and my brother put the car battery on backwards and it like had an explosion when we jump start it
Hello. When this occurs it will blow several fuses in the fuse box, it can burn some fusible links, and it can even damage the computers. I usually check and replace the fuses first and then recheck it. If the...
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For our 94 toyota 4runner, we have been told that a leak was found at high pressure hose from compressor to condensor and the esti
Hi there. To be honest, that's a very fair price estimate to have all those services completed. As long as that price quote includes labor, and charging and testing the AC system for operation, I would feel comfortable with that...
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ac is not working what service should i get
If leak sealer was ever added to the system, the high side valve may simply be sealed by the sealer. It is also possible that the high side gauge/hoses are not connected properly. The issue with the high side read-out...
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I can feel alot of movement/grinding under my foot when driving
Hi there. It's possible that you have a driveshaft problem, issue with the steering box or suspension components. Due to the fact that multiple components are possibly the source of this noise, the best inspection to complete is have a...
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Steering lose, steering wheel vibrates noise when I make a turn
The steering linkages and/or suspension components were probably damaged. The impact could have also damaged tires, wheels, the dynamic balance of those assemblies and possibly caused frame damage, too, if the "bosses" on the sub-frame to which the suspension bolts...
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My car shakes when I start applying the accelerator and makes a popping sound from the right hand side of the car. What is causing
Hi there. You might have a few things going on with your Toyota 4Runner causing these issues. First, when your engine shakes or vibrates during acceleration, it could be due to a vacuum leak, damaged ignition system or engine misfiring....
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Vehicle overheating and major oil leak
It sounds like your vehicle may be overheating as a result of a few different possibilities, most importantly due to the oil leak and the coolant leaking. Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant...
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My car gauges were still on an all but I was driving and it died. then got no starter turnover twice.. Let sit for a sec then it w
You have two issues: 1) stalling; and 2) an intermittent starter/starter circuit fault. The causes of stalling are determined in an engine stalling diagnostic. During such a diagnostic, the responding certified mechanic will check for diagnostic trouble codes (including history)...
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I just bought a new battery, but periodically, my car would not start, this was in late winter.
You may be right about some kind of drain, or it could be that the alternator is functioning, but is weak. Either way a charging system test should reveal the problem. A technician can hook an ammeter up to the...
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my tpms light stays on even though my tires are properly inflated and all my sensors test that they are all working on the meter
The system has lost communication with the ECU and you will need to have the system recalibrated using the tech stream to clear and then recalibrate the TPMS system.
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i bought a replacement alternator, I was wondering how much would labor be
Hi there. If you've already purchased the alternator, I would recommend keeping the receipt and verifying that you can return to the location where it was purchased. In most cases, we can provide the recommended replacement alternator and supporting components...
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Have a 2004 4 runner. It sounded as if car was not getting past 3rd gear--it was an automatic. Trusted local mechanic retired h
Without having the old wheel bearing to inspect, it can go either way. It may have been replaced in error, or it could have had some play indicating it should be replaced but the noise was actually coming from the...

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