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2001 tundra v6 wont turn over battery tested good new

Customer Question

2001 tundra v6 wont turn over battery tested good new connectors on post only noise is starter relay
JA: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?
Customer: 205000. Yes its been sarting fine i parked it at night next morning nothing
JA: Are you fixing your Tundra yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes all ive done is have battery test at parts store and replaced terminal connctors the battery is a cheapo and its 3 yrs old
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: The starter and solenoid doesnt make any noise at all
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  david craig replied 8 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. lets check the fuses first. thats the easiest. then we can check voltage at the starter while trying to crank, or maybe we can just put a jumper in the starter relay... we'll figure it all out.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Ive checked all fuses theyre good i dont have a voltmeter the relay does click when turning the key but thats it no click at starter
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Dashlights all work and the clock dims im guessing i can rule out ignition switch
Expert:  david craig replied 8 months ago.

with out a meter i will not be able to help you. sorry. im not going to tell you to replace anything until i know its bad. you need a meter. see if you can borrow one or i can opt out and let someone else try to help.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Ok then thanks for ur time