Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.0 4WD (ACA21, ACA20)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Combination spanner #14
HEX bit no.H5.
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the stabiliser links on TOYOTA RAV 4 II in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both stabiliser links on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Toyota Rav4 II 2000 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. How to replace TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.0 D 4WD (CLA20_, CLA21_) 2001 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  3. Toyota Rav4 II 2.0 4WD (ACA21, ACA20) 2002 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  4. Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2.0 2003 by yourself
    Step 4
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the stabilizer bar.Use a combination spanner #14.Use HEX No.H5.Use a ratchet wrench.
    Step 5
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a combination spanner #14.Use HEX No.H5.Use a ratchet wrench.
  5. How to remove TOYOTA RAV4 2.4 4WD 2004 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 6
    Remove the stabilizer rod.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Examine stabiliser bushes. Replace them if needed.
  6. How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on TOYOTA RAV 4 II (CLA2_, XA2_, ZCA2_, ACA2_) 2005: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 7
    Install a new rod, tighten the fasteners.
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Toyota Rav4 II 2.4 4WD (ACA23, ACA22) 2000 - download illustrated guide
    Step 8
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer bar with the control arm. Use a combination spanner #14.Use HEX No.H5.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 50 Nm torque.
    Step 9
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the stabilizer bar.Use a combination spanner #14.Use HEX No.H5.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 50 Nm torque.
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    Step 10
    Treat all joints of the stabiliser link.Use copper grease.
  9. Changing of Anti Roll Bar Links on Toyota Rav4 II 2002 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 11
    Lower the car.
  10. TOYOTA RAV4 2.4 4WD (ACA23) Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 12
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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