Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ACA30_), TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_), TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_), TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD, TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ZSA30_), TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_), ALFA ROMEO 156 Sportwagon (932) 1.9 JTD (932B2)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear springs / rear coil springs on TOYOTA RAV 4 3 (XA30) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

video
All the parts you need to replace – Springs for RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) and other TOYOTA models
How to change Coil Spring on Toyota RAV4 III 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Coil Spring
How to change Coil Spring on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_) – tips for proper car maintenance
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Coil Spring on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD
Easy tricks to help you to replace Coil Spring on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ACA30_)
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ACA30_)
Coil Spring removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_)
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_)
Changing Coil Spring on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_) – tips for first time repair
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_)
Main steps for Coil Spring replacement on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ZSA30_)
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ZSA30_)
How to change Coil Spring on ALFA ROMEO 156 Sportwagon (932) 1.9 JTD (932B2) – tips for proper car maintenance
ALFA ROMEO 156 Sportwagon (932) 1.9 JTD (932B2)
Tools
Replacement: coil springs – Toyota RAV4 III. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Copper grease
Combination spanner #17
Drive socket # 17
Wheel impact socket #21
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: coil springs – Toyota RAV4 III. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Both coil springs of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the rear suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: coil springs – Toyota RAV4 III. Take the following steps:
Was this manual helpful?
Please rate this manual on a scale from 1 to 5. If you have any questions, feel free to ask us.
Users voted – 0
Your profile is your personal assistant.

It can track car expenses, keep a car log and replacement schedule, and save favourite materials, notes and documents

Install the AUTODOC CLUB app!
Your personal car expenses manager, maintenance tips, reminders about upcoming appointments and service intervals, DIY repair instructions – all this on your phone.
Google Play AUTODOC Club App
App Store AUTODOC Club App
TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) Springs replace by yourself - Scan QR-code and download AUTODOC CLUB app
Scan

To download the app:

  • - scan the QR code
  • - download from App Store
  • - download from Google Play
DIY TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) Springs replacement - online guide
Tips & tricks for your TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_)
View more
  • How to change Suspension springs on TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.2 D (ALA35_) - replacement tricks
    5 mistakes made when washing the engine | AUTODOC
  • Changing Coil springs Toyota RAV4 III 2.2 D 4WD (ALA30_) - Replacement Tips
    Why does my power window move slowly? | AUTODOC tips
  • Maintenance Hacks - TOYOTA RAV 4 III (ACA3_, ACE_, ALA3_, GSA3_, ZSA3_) 2.0 4WD (ACA30_) Coil spring replacement guide
    How to check your head gasket | AUTODOC
  • Replace Suspension spring on Toyota RAV4 III - free video tips
    How to prevent car windows from fogging up | AUTODOC tips