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Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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Experience:  Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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I Have a problem in my Toyota RAV 4 2001 The car is working

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HI I Have a problem in my Toyota RAV 4 2001
The car is working very rapid rotation of the motor 1300 rpm
it is Red Light "with the machinery)
Somone told me this can be som sensor how controls the rpm
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: this is like sign of an engien in some cars there is alsow marked with " chek engien "
JA: What year is your RAV4?
Customer: 2001
JA: Are you fixing your RAV4 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I did go to a garage and they connect him wit computure end the cmomputer said theck sensor only I dont know withs one
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Only minar work on the brakes
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 15 days ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 15 days ago.

hey how are you

1- you have a check engine light on , so if you have an advance auto or auto zone ,they will scan the car and give the fault codes so we know what is the check engine light on for , mos likely for high idle ,but it will give us a code # to go by .

2- The idle air control valve is a common issue on the rav 4 , for high idle ,but we need check first to confirm

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 15 days ago.

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