1998 Toyota Rav4 Timing Belt Noise

Tiny
LUDWIG_DENNIS
  • 1998 TOYOTA RAV4

Noises problem
1998 Toyota Rav4 4 cyl Four Wheel Drive Automatic 130 K miles

Upon cold start there is a noise coming from behind the timing belt cover. Raising the RPMs a little it goes away. No noise with engine at operating temperature. It has done this for 4 years.


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Thursday, June 4th, 2009 AT 7:33 AM

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Tiny
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Check timing belt may be due for change or check water pump, timing tensioner bearing idler bearing or oil pump as well can cause problems

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Monday, August 24th, 2009 AT 6:52 AM

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