Vehicle: 2010 Toyota RAV4, 4WD, L4-2.5L
(2AR-FE), Automatic Transaxle
Problem: The customer brought this vehicle
in because the A/C was blowing hot air. The tech tested and
replaced an A/C amplifier. When that didn’t fix the issue, he
Details: The Tech-Assist consultant found a
Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) #0386-09 in ALLDATA Repair,
which recommended replacing a faulty A/C flow sensor (part of the
compressor) as a fix for this exact issue.
Confirmed Repair: After reviewing the TSB
and performing the suggested tests, the tech found the flow
sensor was indeed bad and replaced the entire compressor as per
the TSB instructions. Problem fixed!