COMPRESSOR (for 1UR-FE) REMOVAL


  1. REMOVE UPPER RADIATOR SUPPORT SEAL


    1. Remove the 7 clips and radiator support seal.

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  2. RECOVER REFRIGERANT FROM REFRIGERATION SYSTEM


    1. Start the engine.

    2. Turn the A/C switch on.

    3. Operate the cooler compressor while the engine speed is approximately 1000 rpm for 5 to 6 minutes to circulate the refrigerant and collect the compressor oil remaining in each component into the cooler compressor.

    4. Stop the engine.

    5. Recover the refrigerant from the A/C system using a refrigerant recovery unit.

  3. REMOVE FRONT FENDER APRON SEAL LH

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    1. Remove the 4 clips and seal.

  4. REMOVE FAN & GENERATOR V BELT


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      Text in Illustration
      *1 Bar
      *2 Service Hole
      *a Turn

      While turning the belt tensioner counterclockwise, align the service hole for the belt tensioner and the belt tensioner fixing position, and then insert a bar with a diameter of 5 mm (0.197 in.) into the service hole to fix the belt tensioner in place.

      Tech Tips

      The pulley bolt for the belt tensioner has a left-hand thread.

    2. Remove the fan and generator V belt.

  5. DISCONNECT NO. 1 COOLER REFRIGERANT DISCHARGE HOSE


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      Remove the bolt and disconnect the discharge hose from the cooler compressor.

    2. Remove the O-ring from the discharge hose.

      Note

      Seal the openings of the disconnected parts using vinyl tape to prevent moisture and foreign matter from entering them.

  6. DISCONNECT SUCTION HOSE SUB-ASSEMBLY


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      Remove the bolt and disconnect the suction hose from the cooler compressor.

    2. Remove the O-ring from the suction hose.

      Note

      Seal the openings of the disconnected parts using vinyl tape to prevent moisture and foreign matter from entering them.

  7. REMOVE COOLER COMPRESSOR ASSEMBLY


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      Disconnect the connector.

    2. Remove the 3 bolts and nut.

    3. Remove the stud bolt and cooler compressor.