Toyota Tacoma manuals

Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: If your vehicle overheats

The following may indicate that your vehicle is overheating.

● Vehicles without a multi-information display: The high engine coolant temperature warning light  comes on or a loss of power is experienced.

Vehicles with a multi-information display: The engine coolant temperature gauge  enters the red zone or a loss of power is experienced.

● Steam comes out from under the hood.

Correction procedures

1 Stop the vehicle in a safe place and turn off the air conditioning system, and then stop the engine.

2 If you see steam:
Carefully lift the hood after the steam subsides.

If you do not see steam: Carefully lift the hood.

3 After the engine has cooled down sufficiently, inspect the hoses and radiator core (radiator) for any leaks.

1 Radiator
2 Cooling fan

If a large amount of coolant leaks, immediately contact your Toyota dealer.

4 The coolant level is satisfactory if it is between the F and L lines on

4 The coolant level is satisfactory if it is between the F and L lines on the reservoir.

1 Reservoir
2 F line
3 L line
4 Radiator cap

5 Add engine coolant if necessary.

5 Add engine coolant if necessary.

Water can be used in an emergency if engine coolant is unavailable.

6 Start the engine and turn the air conditioning system on to check that the

6 Start the engine and turn the air conditioning system on to check that the radiator cooling fan operate and to check for coolant leaks from the radiator or hoses.

The fan operates when the air conditioning system is turned on immediately after a cold start. Confirm that the fan is operating by checking the fan sound and air flow. If it is difficult to check these, turn the air conditioning system on and off repeatedly. (The fan may not operate in freezing temperatures.) 7 If the fan is not operating:
Stop the engine immediately and contact your Toyota dealer.

If the fan is operating: Have the vehicle inspected at the nearest Toyota dealer.

CAUTION

■When inspecting under the hood of your vehicle

Observe the following precautions.

Failure to do so may result in serious injury such as burns.

●If steam is seen coming from under the hood, do not open the hood until the steam has subsided. The engine compartment may be very hot.

●Keep hands and clothing (especially a tie, a scarf or a muffler) away from the fan and belts.

●Do not loosen the radiator cap and the coolant reservoir cap while the engine and radiator are hot.

High temperature steam or coolant could spray out.

NOTICE

NOTICE

■When adding engine coolant

Add coolant slowly after the engine has cooled down sufficiently. Adding cool coolant to a hot engine too quickly can cause damage to the engine.

■To prevent damage to the cooling system

Observe the following precautions: ●Avoid contaminating the coolant with foreign matter (such as sand or dust etc.).

●Do not use any coolant additives.

If the vehicle battery is discharged
The following procedures may be used to start the engine if the vehicles battery is discharged. You can also call your Toyota dealer or a qualified repair shop. If you have a set of jumper (or bo ...

If the vehicle becomes stuck
Carry out the following procedures if the tires spin or the vehicle becomes stuck in mud, dirt or snow: 1 Stop the engine. Set the parking brake and shift the shift lever to P (automatic transmis ...

Other materials:

Using the storage features
List of storage features 1 Glove box 2 Bottle holders 3 Console box 4 Cup holders CAUTION ■Items that should not be left in the storage spaces Do not leave glasses, lighters or spray cans in the storage spaces, as this may cause the following when cabin temperature becomes high: ...

Foreword
This repair manual has been prepared to provide essential information on body panel repair methods (including cutting and welding operations, but excluding painting) for the toyota corolla Applicable models: aze141 series zre142 series This manual consists of body repair methods, exploded diag ...

Calling the message sender
Calls can be made to an e-mail/SMS/MMS message sender's phone number. 1 Display the Message Inbox screen. 2 Select the desired message. 3 Select . 4 Check that the Call screen is displayed. ■ Calling from a number within a message Calls can be made to a number identified in a me ...

2011-2017 Copyright www.tcorolla.net