When to replace the Poly V-Belt on your TOYOTA RAV4
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Serpentine belt : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.4 4WD (ACA23, ACA22), TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.4 4WD (ACA23, ACA22) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change serpentine belt on TOYOTA RAV4 II [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Poly V-Belt for RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) and other TOYOTA models
Tools
Replacement: serpentine belt – Toyota RAV4 II. Tools you might need:
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 19
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Wheel chock
Replacement: serpentine belt – Toyota RAV4 II. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: serpentine belt – Toyota RAV4 II. Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Poly V-Belt on Toyota Rav4 II 2000 - free PDF and video manuals
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.0 D 4WD (CLA20_, CLA21_) 2001 Poly V-Belt - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #19.
  3. Step 3
    Toyota Rav4 II 2.0 4WD (ACA21, ACA20) 2002 Poly V-Belt replacement: free workshop manuals
    Raise the car.
    Replacement: serpentine belt – Toyota RAV4 II. AUTODOC recommends:
    If you are using a jack, make sure it rests on a flat surface without any unevenness.Be sure to additionally secure the car with jack stands.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Poly V-Belt on TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.0 (ACA26) 2003 by yourself
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Toyota RAV4 II
  5. Step 5
    How to remove TOYOTA RAV4 2.4 4WD (ACA23, ACA22) 2004 Poly V-Belt - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
    Unscrew and detach the engine side cover fasteners.
    Step 7
    Remove the engine cover.
    Step 8
    How to replace Poly V-Belt on TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2005: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Pull aside the V-ribbed belt tensioner pulley. Use a drive socket #19.
  7. Step 9
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    Remove the V-ribbed belt.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Check the condition of the tensioner pulley and idler pulley. Replace them if necessary.
  8. Step 10
    Return the tensioner pulley to its initial position.
    Step 11
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    Install the V-ribbed belt.
  9. Step 12
    Changing of Poly V-Belt on Toyota Rav4 II 2002 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Pull aside the V-ribbed belt tensioner pulley. Use a drive socket #19.
  10. Step 13
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    Place the V-ribbed belt on the tensioner pulley.
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