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My Toyota was jumped backwards and now there is no

Customer Question

my Toyota was jumped backwards and now there is no acceleration on the pedal.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: don't know how old is the transmission because I bought the truck about 5 years ago use from a old man.
JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota?
Customer: 2005 Toyota tundra 4.7 v8
JA: Are you fixing your Tundra yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes, and check for any fuses blown but they look good, it starts but don't accelerates.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Im thinking it might be the throttle body is burn out.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Are you getting any codes ?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
have not check for codes or know how unless I take it to get a diagnostic check.
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

Is there a check engine light on?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

ok you can go to the local parts store and they will do a scan for free, let me know what codes they get you

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
ok but the truck can not be move, because I don't have acceleration on the pedal.
I'm thinking this is probably the throttle body
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0sbSMEBdtM

Watch this video and see if you have that connector under the hood, im thinking its on the left passenger side engine compartment, I cant remember if that truck has it or not, if so do like the video and see if you can get it to flash codes,

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
ok thanks. ill try that
Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Mechanic01 replied 3 months ago.

hows it coming?