1998 Toyota RAV4 Q&A
1998 Toyota RAV4 Question: Oil leak
Firestone quoted 444 dollars It is more than likely the front oil seal. I replaced mine. It had dryed up causing it to shrink and oil passes right past the seal. The oil comes out just in front of the oil pump. When you first look at it .It looks like it is the oil pan gasket. It seems this is a common problem with the Rav4 - randy2
Is this an expensive repair and what else does a maintained Rav need at 150k miles? The dealership was pretty clueless.
My check engine light came on, but before then the car was losing power and kind of shaking when I changed gears or accelerated. Took it to the repair shop, they scanned the code, it was a misfire...
Can I do it myself? I have 275,000 kms. showing. Is it worth fixing or should I just keep replacing oil as needed? Will the engine eventually fail? I have always done regular oil changes at 5000 km...
i FILLED THE OIL SAID LOW OIL COULD i HAVE FILLED IT TOO MUCH? DIP STICK SAYS FULL IF I CHANGE THE OIL WOULD THAT HELP OR DO YOU THINK IT IS HEAD GASKET DOES NOT LOOK LIKE CHOC MILK SHAKE aFRAID...
how much does a main seal cost, not the original toyota part but the generic brand. 1996 toyt tav4 4 wheel drive with anti-lock brakes