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Won't start, battery has 12v, yes they were, but I sanded…

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Won't start, battery has...

Won't start, battery has 12v

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Yes they were, but I sanded and cleaned them, then reinstalled

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Toyota?

2014 Tacoma double cab, 6 speed man

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Tacoma Double Cab yourself? What have you tried so far?

Cleaning and sanding the batt. terminals and checking the fuses, fuses are all good

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I can roll start the truck with the clutch, then it runs. when I l step on the brake the radio re-sets

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Toyota Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Auto Technician replied 11 months ago
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
truck won't start, but I can roll start it with the clutch
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
also I noticed after I started it with a clutch start, the cruise control won't activate and the stability control is off
Toyota Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Auto Technician replied 11 months ago

Once roll started, what is the battery voltage at idle?

Idling with the wipers and headlights and blower on, what is the voltage?

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Toyota Mechanic: Chris (aka-Moose), Auto Technician replied 11 months ago

Hello Chris here again,

I am checking in to make sure you got everything you expected from my answer. The option to rate my response or reply is still available. I want to make sure you were pleased with what you paid for.

Thanks Chris

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