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  1. Cutting for more access in the passenger side

    Credit to ingeniuswork on toyotanation.com
    http://www.toyotanation.com/forum/85...placement.html
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    I personally dont know if I would try this, but it is an option if you just need to upper engine work.

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  2. Rear diff seal

    This info is credited to cmh1129 on toyotanation.com
    http://www.toyotanation.com/forum/85...-pictures.html

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    The rear diff input seal is the one that goes bad 98% 0f the time. Causing the oil to leak out and the Differential to run dry. Please People, check this every time you change your Motor Oil. It only takes a second to look at it, and will save ...
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  3. Distributor O ring/ burning oil

    This info is credited to cmh1129 on Toyotanation.com
    http://www.toyotanation.com/forum/85...ease-read.html

    I am unsure if this info is posted here on TVT.
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    I typically try to look for common issues with the vehicles I buy, so I know what to look for or change when I get the car. While I kept hearing SADS and blown head gaskets, ...

    Updated 08-14-2014 at 04:59 AM by cvtroger

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  4. Van update - 7/24/14

    Left work early to check on my van. Today was suppose to the day the motor came out, but it didnt happen. Kinda disappointed, because I was planning on taking the tranny to get serviced at another shop this weekend.

    The good thing was, the motor started and didnt overheat (atleast not right away, we didnt let it run to long). I did a quick run over of the van. Moved really good (transmission) and AC was cold and blowing in the rear, one of the things I was really wondering about. ...
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  5. Removing the vanity mirror write up.

    When I bought my van, i didnt realize the passenger vanity mirror was cracked, until after I purchased it. I then saw a golden previa already taken apart. I asked since I bought the van, can I get the vanity mirror off the junked one, they said yeah.

    I cut the wires and put it in my van.

    I finally got a chance to take it apart and realized it was easier than I thought!!!

    When you open the flap, pop the cover the light cover with a flat head.

    This ...
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