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I need the heater core replacement instructions for a 2008

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Toyota Tundra 4.0 v6 2wheel...
I need the heater core replacement instructions for a 2008 Toyota Tundra 4.0 v6 2wheel drive
Thanks tony
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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago
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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

Hey tony

Let me see what i have on it that i can send you

Chad

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Where do you post it to?
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

right here with diagrams ,just give me few minutes

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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

It is a 6.4 hour job

1- instrument panel /dashboard has to be removed

2- steering coulmn

3- wiper motor

4- HVAC housing assembly(heater core is inside that housing assembly)

5- Coolant drained & ac Freon evacuate

REMOVAL 1. DRAIN ENGINE COOLANT (a)for 1GR-FE: Drain engine coolant ( See: Coolant > Removal and Replacement > Replacement). (b)for 2UZ-FE: Drain engine coolant ( See: Coolant > Removal and Replacement > Replacement). (c)for 3UR-FE: Drain engine coolant ( See: Coolant > Removal and Replacement > Replacement). 2. RECOVER REFRIGERANT FROM REFRIGERATION SYSTEM ( See: Heating and Air Conditioning > Removal and Replacement > Replacement) 3. DISCONNECT CABLE FROM NEGATIVE BATTERY TERMINAL CAUTION: Wait at least 90 seconds after disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) battery terminal to prevent airbag and seat belt pretensioner activation. NOTICE: - After the ignition switch is turned LOCK, the navigation system requires approximately 90 seconds to record various types of memory and settings. As a result, after turning the ignition switch LOCK, wait 90 seconds or more before disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) battery terminal. - Some systems need to be initialized after the cable is reconnected ( See: Vehicle > Programming and Relearning > Repair Instruction - Initialization).

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4. REMOVE NO. 2 COOLER COVER
(a)Remove the 2 nuts.
(b)Detach the 2 claws and remove the cover.
5. REMOVE TUBE SUB-ASSEMBLY

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(a)Remove the bolt.
(b)Detach the plate as shown in the illustration.

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(c)Disconnect the suction tube and liquid tube.

- Do not use a screwdriver or similar tool to disconnect the tube.
- Seal the openings of the disconnected parts using vinyl tape to prevent moisture and foreign matter from entering them.

(d)Remove the 2 O-rings from the suction tube and liquid tube.
6. DISCONNECT INLET HEATER WATER HOSE AND OUTLET HEATER WATER HOSE

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(a)Using pliers, grip the claws of the clip and slide the clip.
(b)Disconnect the 2 heater water hoses.
7. REMOVE FRONT WIPER MOTOR AND BRACKET
(a)Remove the front wiper motor and bracket ( See: Wiper Motor > Removal and Replacement > Removal).
8. REMOVE STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY
(a)Remove the steering column ( See: Steering Column > Removal and Replacement > Removal).
9. REMOVE INSTRUMENT PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY
(a)for Column Shift Type:
Remove the instrument panel ( See: Dashboard / Instrument Panel > Removal and Replacement > Removal).
(b)for Floor Shift Type:
Remove the instrument panel ( See: Dashboard / Instrument Panel > Removal and Replacement > Removal).
10. REMOVE INSTRUMENT PANEL REINFORCEMENT ASSEMBLY
(a)Disconnect the clamps, connectors and wire harness.
(b)Remove the 8 bolts, 2 screws and 4 nuts.

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(c)Remove the instrument panel reinforcement.
(1)Driver side:
Remove the 3 bolts and 3 caps.
(2)Passenger side:
Using a T40 "TORX" socket, remove the 2 "TORX" bolts.

HINT: When removing the bolts, the collars may come off with the bolts.

(3)Passenger side:
Using a 12 mm hexagon wrench, remove the 2 collars.

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11. REMOVE AIR CONDITIONING UNIT
(a)Remove the nut and air conditioning unit.

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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

HVAC Dissambely

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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

HVAC dissambely

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Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

Let me know If that will work for you

it is not an easy job , it time consuming i suggest you take pictures of everything you take off for reference when it come back to installation.

Thank You

Chad

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Well chad. I'm in the middle of the project and have divised a method and tool to simplify all the BS procedure that they have outlined I will let you know how it works out
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

ok sounds good let me know

Chad

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I just finished manufacturing special tool will do the install tomorrow
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Will send a video
Toyota Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

cool, put it on you tube and send me the link

you can only upload picture here , no video here

Let me know if you need anything else on it , just reply back here & we can continue.

if you are good , Please Kindly rate me.

Hope I was helpful to you

A 5 Star Positive Rating is Much Apreciated

This Post Will Stay Open for You To Come back and Ask me Any Follow Up Question You May have on this issue , even after you rate me

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