The dealer states this type of oil is only changed every 10k miles. How to adapt the throttle body? Your Corolla comes with a maintenance log. I had an 02 civic which i bought new and change the oil every 3 to 4 k, I know the experts say you can go longer now, I do mixed driving city. Yes, in fact, spark plugs are typically inspected if the car has any driveability concerns. I have a 2003 Corolla with 127K Miles. Manual window regulators on both front doors failed twice - warranty fix 6. We also disagree on the manufacturing tolerance issue too… Considering.
Lower the ignition coil down over the tip of the new spark plug and twist it a few times to distribute the dielectric grease. Do not over tighten the plugs to avoid cracking the ceramic part of the plug or stripping the aluminum threads in the cylinder head. I had trouble finding the iridium plugs at the Mcparts stores and got them from the dealer at a reasonable price. It's also recommended to replace all spark plugs if one of the ignition coils fails and spark plugs haven't been changed in a while. Part of Owning a Car Maintenance is an essential part of owning any car. I cannot understand how Bob had so many issues with his.
If you're not into that kind of thing, wait until right before the 2010 model come out, by the Toyota will have fixed any little quarks that the early models may have exhibited. It looks very heavy and awkward to handle. But I strongly recommend a manual. Regardless, I cannot see how it is possible to screw up a drain and fill operation. Better if you do flushing.
I said yes, well that means it is just for the Echo car. My 2005 had none of those problems, but it was the first year of the electronic throttle and was built in March of '05, and so it suffered from a couple of issues with the throttle programming that required me to turn the car off and restart it to reset. The multi faceted discussion on whether to use an anti seize on the plugs and whether to use a torque wrench to tighten the plugs was interesting. Just a little snug after the plug was seated was all that was required to make a good seal. Helpful Maintenance Tips Feeling a little overwhelmed about your maintenance schedule? I have the same issue on my '06 and am well out of the factory warranty.
Regarding spark plug torque specs, there are several issues with that. Here are the issues: 1. Does anyone have a link to good writeup and specs on the new engine? I agree with early plug changes. And those month old wires break, even though you were using the proper tools, the right method for removing the wires, etc. I'm trying to remove the airbag so I can get to the steering wheel lights to change them. The Corolla has iridium spark plugs also.
If your car has 32,000 miles on it but is only two years old, it's still time to replace the air filter. I was kinda shocked to learn it doesn't use a spin-on oil filter. I called Toyota to ask what was the correct spark plug change interval. But after parking in their garage speaking with the greeters, they said the light wasnt on, and asked if I wanted to wait the 2 hours to see a tech. I was looking in a 2009 Corolla maintenance schedule and it says to change spark plugs at 120K miles. I said she was not helping and so she transferred me to a higher level support person.
Thes plugs have a flat shoulder with a metal crush washer. The correct procedure for a Honda automatic is engine hot, shut off, and check tranny fluid within 60-90 seconds of shutdown. . How much does it cost to replace spark plugs? That way, both you and the dealer have a record of repairs and maintenance for your car. If you can't wait any longer, you may want to confirm with the dealership or Toyota directly on the specific differences between the newest generation and last year's model especially with the engine and transmission. Remember that if you buy a first year car you are doing R and D for the manufacturer.
Since only free up to 36K, dealer said not to do it. Definitely not with anti seize on the threads… We do disagree on the manufacturing issue. I found a Toyota spark plug pdf for 2011 that shows late 1990s and newer models of cars, trucks and suvs and about what spark plugs are used. Or don't bother with time interval but mileage as recommended for the make and model? I know they can go that long, and I know the reasons, but I prefer to change them at 60K. If it's the light bulb change then what size and how many. I'm wondering if the 2009 corolla with 1. It is imperative that all vehicle repair work be done as soon as an issue is noticed so that it does not compound and turn in to a bigger issue.
Top plastic fabric on both doors bubbled up. I was not having any of these issues before the change. Found a solution by using black electrical tape on the vulnerable areas before the new gaskets wore out. In reality, I find that 2. I have a couple of special tools for those 3 valve tritons One helps to prevent breakage in the first place.
Yes, spark plugs are replaced as a set. He has yet to develop the muscle memory. Spin in the new spark plug by hand until it makes contact with the cylinder head to prevent it from becoming cross threaded. I get a little nervous leaving them in for 120,000 miles. What could be causing it to idle high? They would not go back to a belt. Lift the ignition coil straight out of the spark plug well and set it aside in a safe place.