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Toyota Corolla Repair Manual: Chassis

Onvehicle inspection

1. Inspect steering linkage

  1.  check the steering wheel freeplay .
  2.  check the steering linkage for looseness or damage.
  1.  Check that the tie rod ends do not have excessive play.
  2.  Check that the dust seals and boots are not damaged.
  3.  Check that the boot clamps are not loose.

2. Inspect steering gear housing oil

  1.  check the steering gear housing for oil leakage.

    If oil is leaking, find the cause and repair it.

3. Inspect ball joints and dust covers

  1.  inspect the ball joints for excessive looseness.
  1.  Jack up the front of the vehicle and place wooden blocks with a height of 180 to 200 mm (7.09 To 7.87 In.) Under the front tires.
  2.  Lower the vehicle until the front coil spring has about half its ordinary load. Place stands under the vehicle for safety.
  3.  Check that the front wheels are pointing straight ahead. Use chocks.
  4.  Using a lever, pry up the end of the lower arm. Check the amount of play.

    Maximum ball joint vertical play: 0 mm (0 in.) If there is any play, replace the ball joint.

  5.  check the dust cover for damage.

4. Inspect drive shaft boots

  1.  check the drive shaft boots for loose clamps, grease leakage, kink or damage.

5. Check transaxle oil (fluid)

  1.  visually check the transaxle for oil (fluid) leakage.

    If oil is leaking, find the cause and repair it.

6. Rotate tires

Brake
Onvehicle inspection 1. Inspect brake line pipes and hoses Hint: work in a welllighted area. Turn the front wheels fully to the right or left before begining.  check all the brake l ...

Body
Onvehicle inspection 1. Canada: tighten bolts and nuts on chassis and body  tighten the bolts and nuts on the chassis parts listed below, if necessary Front axle and suspension ...

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Circuit description
Refer to dtc p0115 Dtc no. Dtc detection condition Trouble area P0125 If the engine coolant temperature (ect) was less than 6.6 C (20 F) when starting the engine, and 20 minutes after the engine start, the ect sensor still indicates below 20 C (68 F) ...

Changing gear steps in the M position
To enter 7-speed sport sequential shiftmatic mode, shift the shift lever to M. Gear steps can then be selected by operating the shift lever, allowing you to drive in the gear step of your choosing. 1 Upshifting 2 Downshifting The gear changes once every time the shift lever is operated. The ...

Dialing from call histories
1 Select All calls, Missed calls, Incoming calls or Outgoing calls using . 2 Select the desired number using and press the off-hook switch. The following operations can be performed: ● Registering a number as a speed dial Press (Add S. Dial) and then press and hold the desir ...

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