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I have a 2012 Toyota Tacoma. It has been running great with no issues. I just went outside to start my truck...

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I have a 2012 Toyota Tacoma. It has been running great with no issues. I just went outside to start my truck and it won't start. When I turn the key the charging system light flashes and the low oil light comes on. When I turn the key, the brake pedal starts to vibrate and a ticking noise comes from near the radiator on the engine. Now, my horn is sounding randomly.
I checked my oil and it appears to be good. The interior lights still work, so I'm not sure it's the battery. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
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Hi there, need a little help?

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Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
 replied 1 year ago

Have you tried to jump it off with jumper cables yet?

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Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
 replied 1 year ago

If you turn your headlights on are they dim or don't even light up?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Headlights work interior lights work. Now everything is just flashing and the engine won't stop beeping and then my panic button sounds
Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
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Interesting, do you have a multimeter?

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Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
 replied 1 year ago

You can also try to use your key and go to the trunk and unlock or lock it. If that doesn't disarm the alarm, go to every door any unlock or lock the lock. Let me know if the alarm gets disarmed.

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Toyota Mechanic: David Gieswein,
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It has been some time since you responded. Do you still need help with this issue? If not, can you please rate me and close out the ticket? Thanks

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