Toyota RAV4 2000-05

Bleeding

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  1. Check the fluid level, add fluid if necessary.
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  3. Raise the front of the vehicle and support it with jackstands.
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  5. With the engine OFF turn the steering wheel from lock to lock several times.
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  7. Lower the vehicle and start the engine.
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  9. With the engine idling, turn the wheel to full lock and keep it there for 3 seconds. Now turn the wheel to the opposite full lock and hold for another 3 seconds. Repeat this several times.
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  11. Stop the engine and check the fluid level. Continue the bleeding procedure until air bubbles no longer appear in the fluid.
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