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How to Replace All Wheel Drive Locking Switch 05-16 Toyota RAV4

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How to Replace All Wheel Drive Locking Switch 05-16 Toyota RAV4

Created on: 2019-09-16

Learn how to replace the AWD locking switch on the Toyota RAV4 with this how-to video

  1. step 1 :Removing the AWD Switch
    • Pry off the AWD lock switch side trim panel with a trim tool
    • Disconnect the electrical connector
    • Press the clips on the AWD lock switch and remove it
  2. step 2 :Installing the AWD Switch
    • Press the hazard switch into the trim
    • Connect the electrical connector to the AWD switch
    • Press the AWD switch side trim panel into place

Tools needed for replacement

  • Specialty Tools

    Trim Tool Set

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What's up guys? I'm Andy from 1A Auto. In this video I'm going to show you how to replace the all wheel drive locking switch in this 2010 Toyota Rav four. If you need parts for your vehicle, click the link in the description and head over to

Take a trim tool underneath here. Just pop this up just like that. The backside right here. This little tab, release the tab for the connector. Connect it. All right. To remove this all wheel drive locker switch, just push on these tabs back and slide it through. All right.

So, on this panel there is a slot that the screw needs to go in line that up and lock it in place. Now, we're going to connect this locking switch. Line it up and line up the tabs and lock it in.

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Tools needed for replacement:

    Specialty Tools

  • Trim Tool Set

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