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Toyota Sienna starter won't turn engine. Large wine only.

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Toyota Sienna starter won't turn engine. Large wine only.
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The vast majority of the time this is due to the gear drive in the starter failing, but on rare occasion may be broken teeth on flywheel or engine siezed. You need to remove the starter and bench test it to see if the gear is coming out and spinning to engage the flywheel and replace starter if it is not doing so

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