RAV4 PAB4-Toyota Toyota
1. Car operation
2. Maintenance
3. Engines
4. Cooling and conditioning systems
5. Fuel system and system of production of the fulfilled gases
6. Ignition system
7. The monitoring system and decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases
8. Coupling
9. Transmission
10. Driveshaft and shaft of a drive of driving wheels
   General information
   Shaft of a drive of forward wheels
   Shaft of a drive of back wheels on all-wheel drive cars
   Replacement of protective covers of hinges of a shaft of a drive of a wheel
   Basic bearing of the driveshaft
   Sealing cuffs of reverse main gear
   Differential on all-wheel drive cars
11. Brake system
12. Suspension bracket
13. Steering and running gear
14. Body
15. Electric equipment
Electric equipment schemes

Toyota RAV4>> Driveshaft and shaft of a drive of driving wheels>> Driveshaft>> Check
Emphasis block forward wheels to interfere with car moving. Lift a back part of the car and establish it on support. Lower the lever of the parking brake and establish the gear shifting lever in neutral situation.
From under the car examine the driveshaft on lack of dents and cracks. In the presence of damages replace the driveshaft.
Check absence of leaks in junctions of forward and back parts of the driveshaft with a transmission and with reverse main gear. Existence of leaks in a forward part indicates wear or defect of a cuff of a transmission, and leaks in a back part testify to failure of a cuff of reverse main gear.
While the assistant rotates a back wheel, check a condition of universal hinges which should rotate smoothly, without jammings and seen люфта. If the basic bearing of the driveshaft publishes noise, means, it is worn-out or damaged and it is necessary to replace it. Also check a condition of a rubber support of the bearing on absence of stratification and cracks.
Check a condition of universal hinges at motionless kardanny to a shaft, having grasped it two hands and trying to turn in one and other parties. Any люфт points to wear of hinges, in this case it is necessary to replace a lobby or a back part of the driveshaft.
At last, check an inhaling of bolts of fastening of the driveshaft.