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My 98 toyota sat up little while, and now the motor turns…

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Hi, my 98 toyota...

Hi, my 98 toyota sat up for a little while, and now the motor turns over, but will not start. I replaced the fuel filter, but the same. Even before that it was running rougher each time i drove it. Plugs have also been changed.

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with a Toyota. The Toyota Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Yes, if not i will tow to a mechanic i know.

Mechanic's Assistant: Great! What have you tried so far? Is there anything else important you think the Toyota Mechanic should know about your Toyota?

Checked the MAS, but did not replace it.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: Toyota Service, Toyota Expert replied 2 years ago
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Hello. Welcome to Just Answer. Please allow me to assist you. What model is this 98 Toyota you are having a no start issues with (and what engine type)? Thanks

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Limited 6 cylinder
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Not sure what engine type.
Toyota Mechanic: Toyota Service, Toyota Expert replied 2 years ago

limited model (Avalon/Camry/Tacoma), etc?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Sorry, toyota 4 runner.
Toyota Mechanic: Toyota Service, Toyota Expert replied 2 years ago

The first thing to do is lift the hood and see if the 15 amp EFI fuse is blown.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok, i will try that.
Toyota Mechanic: Toyota Service, Toyota Expert replied 2 years ago

After that, if the fuse is OK, see if there are any air leaks between the MAS and the throttle body.

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Toyota Mechanic: Toyota Service, Toyota Expert replied 2 years ago

How long has the vehicle sat?

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