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Forum: RX - Second Generation 04-08-15, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 531
Posted By HtownBlue
These are your ABS/Speed sensors. The distance...

These are your ABS/Speed sensors. The distance between the magnetic sensor and what is called the TONE RING which looks like a thin gear on the axle, is what will cause a false reading. This can...
Forum: Hybrid Technology 03-20-15, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,026
Posted By HtownBlue
Jake, The towing wasn't the cause of this...

Jake,
The towing wasn't the cause of this issue. Now towing did indeed exacerbate an already existent issue in the engine cooling system. The entire engine / hybrid electrical cooling system...
Forum: Hybrid Technology 03-16-15, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 326
Posted By HtownBlue
You can easily wire your own. The only trick is...

You can easily wire your own. The only trick is to properly wires each wore lead for the correct function (ie constant power, brake switch, running lights, etc etc.

Most trailers are similar in...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 12-26-14, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By HtownBlue
Sounds like you've got an injector fouled or...

Sounds like you've got an injector fouled or you've got a gigantic vacuum leak. Read my post on the P0420 code I wrote up. It will explain a lot for you.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 12-06-14, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By HtownBlue
When you post next time friend, be more specific....

When you post next time friend, be more specific. You failed to mention if you have air suspension or standard.

My guess is you either have an issue with your height sensors which are attached...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 11-29-14, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By HtownBlue
You have an issue with your blower fan motor most...

You have an issue with your blower fan motor most likely. Could be debris in there but likely the motor itself.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 11-24-14, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,438
Posted By HtownBlue
In fact I did. I was curious as to why the...

In fact I did. I was curious as to why the discrepancy. The rods and cam lobes are apparently different than some of the Toyota V6 engines used in other models. At least that is what I could...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 11-24-14, 05:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,438
Posted By HtownBlue
The 3.3 is not an interference engine. It has...

The 3.3 is not an interference engine. It has the compression ratio and lower end of the Toyota interference engines, but the head and valves are modeled after the 3.0 engine which is NOT an...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 11-02-14, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By HtownBlue
Without seeing the fuel trim numbers just after...

Without seeing the fuel trim numbers just after cold start, it will be hard to diagnose. It's normal for the engine to have to crank over a slight bit extra after sitting for a while if you...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 10-22-14, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By HtownBlue
What Next, Kiwi is unfortunately...

What Next,

Kiwi is unfortunately incorrect. Your car has 3 belts. Two that are exposed on the passenger side of the engine compartment. One works the alternator and AC. The other is your...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 10-04-14, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By HtownBlue
You can find one cheaper online. No way should...

You can find one cheaper online. No way should you go to dealer.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-21-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,307
Posted By HtownBlue
I got the multi vehicle scanner. I volunteer my...

I got the multi vehicle scanner. I volunteer my time fixing vehicles for elderly and single parents that cannot afford it so I needed a scanner that could communicate with multiple vehicles.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-21-14, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,307
Posted By HtownBlue
It passed inspection for the three years I had...

It passed inspection for the three years I had the issue. The ABS only activated when approaching 2-3 mph. And only for a half a second maybe. And the car stopped fine. No issues stopping. No code...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-20-14, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,307
Posted By HtownBlue
The brand of the scanner is Creader or Cread@r...

The brand of the scanner is Creader or Cread@r VII by Launch. I think that's the brand. That's what the box says.

The rear sensors were reading perfectly normal. I can read the live data on...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-15-14, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By HtownBlue
You have several rubber tubes that connect I to...

You have several rubber tubes that connect I to the manifold and the air intake as well as the EGR VALVES. I would start the engine and open the hood. See if you hear a whistling noise coming from...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-14-14, 05:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By HtownBlue
Do you have a 350 or 330? The 330 does not have...

Do you have a 350 or 330? The 330 does not have a tensioner pulley for the serpentine belt that operates the AC and alternator. The tension is adjusted by the bracket adjustment at the alternator on...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-12-14, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,307
Posted By HtownBlue
VICTORY!!!! Fianlly Solved an ABS problem.

Situation and background:

2.5 YEARS AGO....Yes 2.5 YEARS AGO....in a far far land somewhere in Texas.....

I replaced my front bearings. During this procedure I obviously disconnected the...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-06-14, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By HtownBlue
Check the cabin temp sensor. It is below the...

Check the cabin temp sensor. It is below the steering wheel just to the right and has a square vent like covering I I recall correctly. It can get dust and build up on it which effects air temp...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 09-06-14, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By HtownBlue
Battery is fool's gold. Battery voltage level...

Battery is fool's gold. Battery voltage level will have little to do with A/C performance once car is started as the entire car runs off alternator once started.

Check the following:
Freon...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 08-26-14, 08:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,129
Posted By HtownBlue
Alchemist, Glad to hear it all worked out. You...

Alchemist, Glad to hear it all worked out. You should be riding smooth for quite a while.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 08-23-14, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By HtownBlue
It's your cv axles if they make noise when...

It's your cv axles if they make noise when turning sharply. They will wobble at high speeds as well. Throw car in neutral at high speed and see if the vibration goes away. If so it's your axles.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 08-03-14, 11:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,484
Posted By HtownBlue
Bad strut in the air strut assembly. Leak in...

Bad strut in the air strut assembly. Leak in system somewhere. Height sensor. Or fault in settings. 1 of the four. Trust me. I went through my entire system before I did my conversion to...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 07-27-14, 09:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By HtownBlue
Yeah those bolts in the back are horrendous. I...

Yeah those bolts in the back are horrendous. I had to use a 12mm ratcheting wrench click by click to get them undone.
Forum: RX - Second Generation 07-27-14, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By HtownBlue
You might consider replacing the rear coils and...

You might consider replacing the rear coils and plugs while you've got it all apart. Also I would replace the valve cover gaskets while you can get at them easily. Just a preventative measure which...
Forum: RX - Second Generation 07-19-14, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By HtownBlue
You may have too much or too little air getting...

You may have too much or too little air getting into the cylinder. Also a clogged injector or foiled injector would cause this issue. Compression test would be in order as well just to make sure. ...
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