The Evaporative system may have problems with the vapor canister releasing charcoal pellets that plug the vent valve. Typically a Code P0441, P0442 and P0446 will be set. The key code is the P0446 which is a vent valve electrical failure. The proper repair is to replace the entire canister with all the valves as a unit. This is located on top of the fuel tank and is expensive. Our Technicians tell us that for awhile Toyota was covering th...
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2000 Toyota RAV4
2000 Toyota RAV4
2000 Toyota RAV4 Problems
If the car will not start, the most likely problem is worn or corroded
solenoid contacts in the starter. Usually, these parts can be replaced
without purchasing a new starter.
A code P0773 may occur at higher mileages which indicates that the 3-way lock-up solenoid could be defective and may need replacement.
2000 Toyota RAV4 Recalls (Recent)
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY ELECTRIC VEHICLES. THE FRONT DISC BRAKE ROTOR, WHEN EQUIPPED WITH STEEL WHEELS, CAN DEVELOP STRESS FRACTURES IF THE LUG NUTS ARE TIGHTENED WITH EXCESSIVE TORQUE.Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY ELECTRIC VEHICLES. IF THE SUBJECT VEHICLES ARE REPEATEDLY PARKED BY PLACING THE SHIFT LEVER INTO THE "P" POSITION WITHOUT APPLYING THE PARKING BRAKE, THE PARKING LOCK ROD, A COMPONENT OF THE TRANSMISSION PARKING LOCK SYSTEM, COULD BREAK.Learn more »
2000 Toyota RAV4 Questions and Answers
I noticed that my wiper fluid wasn't working on the back wiper. I could hear the motor pumping but no water coming out. I noticed that when I went to the back of my car, the passenger side rea...
Thanks for the info. I am going to try that today.If I need the nozzle, does it have to come from Toyota?
Do the wheel bearings in this 2000 RAV 4 ever need replacing?
When is it time to change timing belt and water pump-and about how much should this cost?
2000 Toyota RAV4 Reviews
i have a rav4 2000 when going hill and reach on the flat it start to smoke
i have an year 2000 rav 4. this can oftenly feels cold and would even stop on the road when it becomes very cold. it will lower the temperature gauge and start to sound like not firing when the temps are down. when the weather is good you start the car and wait for the temp gauge to raise then the car is good and drives ok. what could be the problem. many mech shops seems not to understand this problem. what could this be.
Terrific Vehicle, no major problems, kept up on routine maintenance so far no problems at 92.5K miles!
Love this car!
Brakes are the only thing I have spent $$ on, outside of routine maintenance. AC has been balky a few times, needing repairs.