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Toyota Tacoma 2015-2018 Service Manual: Inspection

INSPECTION

PROCEDURE

1. INSPECT TIE ROD END SUB-ASSEMBLY

(a) Flip the ball joint stud back and forth 5 times as shown in the illustration

(a) Flip the ball joint stud back and forth 5 times as shown in the illustration before installing the nut.

(b) Using a torque wrench, turn the nut continuously at a rate of 2 to 4 seconds per turn and check the torque reading on the 5th turn.

Torque:

0.49-3.43 N·m {5.0-35.0 kgf·cm, 4.34-30.36 in·lbf}

2. INSPECT POWER STEERING RACK

(a) Using a dial indicator, check the power steering rack for runout, teeth wear

(a) Using a dial indicator, check the power steering rack for runout, teeth wear and damage.

Maximum runout:

0.3 mm (0.012 in.)

If necessary, replace the power steering link assembly.

(b) Check the back surface for wear and damage.

If necessary, replace the power steering link assembly.

Disassembly
DISASSEMBLY PROCEDURE 1. REMOVE STEERING GEAR OUTLET RETURN TUBE (a) Using a union nut wrench, remove the steering gear outlet return tube. 2. REMOVE STEERING TURN PRESSURE TUBE (a) Using a u ...

Installation
INSTALLATION PROCEDURE 1. INSTALL POWER STEERING LINK (a) Insert the power steering link into the vehicle in the order shown in the illustration. Install in this Direction ...

Other materials:

Reassembly
REASSEMBLY CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT HINT: The procedure described below is for the LH side. Use the same procedure for both the LH and RH sides, unless otherwise specified. PROCEDURE 1. INSTALL REAR SEAT CUSHION FRAME SUB-ASSEMBLY (a) Install the rear seat cushion frame sub-assembl ...

System Description
SYSTEM DESCRIPTION 1. SYSTEM FUNCTION Function Outline Push-button start function When the key is brought into the vehicle and verified, this function changes the power source or starts the engine when the engine switch and brake pedal are ...

How To Proceed With Troubleshooting
PROCEDURE 1. CHECK TIRE AND WHEEL SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS OF IRREGULAR TIRE WEAR GO TO STEP 11 DIAGNOSIS OF TIRE VIBRATION 2. TIGHTEN WHEEL NUTS ...

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