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Experience:  Toyota Master Tech, ASE Certified
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Its not starting. battery seems fine, power to radio ect...

Customer Question

its not starting. battery seems fine, power to radio ect... but not turning over. not even trying.
JA: Have you checked the fuse?
Customer: not yet. which one should i check?
JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota?
Customer: 2002 hylander
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: all ive done so far is pop the hood to try troubleshooting. id like to do it myself if its just a fuse
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome

Is it a 4cylinder engine? Does the engine crank when turning the key to start but not fire up? Or is there no noise at all from the engine? Any clicking noise when trying to start?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
6cyl. Does not turn over and no clicking. Just quiet. Faintly make out a whirring noise but that is all
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 9 months ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** tried jump starting it? It sounds like the battery is discharged, do you have a voltmeter?