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Just replaced the starter on my Tacoma ,hooked all up when l

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Just replaced the starter on my Tacoma ,hooked all up when l opened the door my Panal light were flashing , have not tried to start the truck yet just wanted to know if this was normal before the initial start up.
JA: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the door switches?
Customer: No I haven't so getting your feed back this my not be normal,I will check now thank you
JA: What year is your Tacoma?
Customer: 2007
JA: Are you fixing your Tacoma yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Well the starter was bad it did fak
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Fail test so I do have a rebuilt one now
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Ok fuses are all ok ,door switchers seem to be working.
Expert:  Toyota Service replied 2 months ago.

Hello. Welcome to Just Answer. Please allow me to assist you. To answer your question, no, it is not normal for any lights to be flashing after a starter (or any other electrical component) replacement.