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Chris (aka-Moose), Auto Technician
Category: Toyota
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Experience:  16 years of experience
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I can start it up and drive it for a time but soon as I turn

Customer Question

I can start it up and drive it for a long time but soon as I turn it off it won't start up for about 2 hours
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Yes i have clean
JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota?
Customer: 92 camery
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: 2.2 4 cylinder
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: EGR valve the EGR valve sensor the EGR vacuum solenoid sensor fuel pump fuel filter coolant temperature sensor EFI
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. replace the crankshaft position sensor. you'll be good to go.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Where's that located at
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

standby please

Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

test it first, but even if it tests good when cold, its failing when hot

Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

Oh Im sorry, its inside the distributor

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Is that sensor on the side of my distributor
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

the connector is

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I have to disconnect it from the inside of my distributor
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Is it hard to replace
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Should I just replace the whole distributor
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

replace the whole distributor, I forgot to mention that the sensor isnt serviceable by itself. sorry.

Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

just checking in to see how its going