changing rear plugs on rav4 v6, how to remove the intake


Asked by Apr 25, 2015 at 03:31 PM about the 2010 Toyota RAV4 Base V6 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the v6 engine in the rav has a black intake manifold that covers the rear plugs. que 1-how to remove that. que 2 - can  I just change the front plugs for now.

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Best way to do this is to log onto youtube and watch a video. You can usually find some great how to videos on there. Good luck

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Kelly Mayo

pull the intake out of the way ..its not to hard to do...if you have tinkered before..

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question 2 - best not; all or nothing is best; unless the current plugs are so bad you can't get the engine to run- "stuck in the desert" kind of trouble. IMHO

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