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press the gas pedal and nothing happens

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press the gas pedal and nothing happens
Submitted: 6 years ago.Category: Toyota
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4/22/2011
Toyota Mechanic: Amedee, Toyota Technician replied 6 years ago
Amedee
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Hello!

Are you saying that there is no power when stepping on the gas?

Does the engine start and idle ok?

What year is your vehicle?
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes it starts and idles perfect . 2002 toyota tundra. crossed jumper cables on battery charger
Toyota Mechanic: Amedee, Toyota Technician replied 6 years ago
Are you saying this probelm happend after you crossed the jumper terminals?
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes
Toyota Mechanic: Amedee, Toyota Technician replied 6 years ago
Have you checked the fuses?
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
yes, checked all fuses,twice,. all fuses good.
Toyota Mechanic: ToyoPro, ASE Master Certified replied 6 years ago
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Hello and Welcome to JustAnswer. Most cases that we see with that condition due to reverse polarity there will be shorted/blown 15A ETCS(electronic throttle control system) fuse. It is in the fuse block under the hood.
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