Toyota

Have Toyota Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Toyota
This answer was rated:

It wil not turn over. I have replaced the spark plugs, check…

Hello. It wil not...

Hello. It wil not turn over. I have replaced the spark plugs, check the battery and started they are both good, replaced the radiator, new crank system, new timing belt, has gas. But it still will not crank though it does make a noise like it wants to turn over but it seems like its not getting enough power

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the battery look like it's leaking? And does it have a strong smell -- like sulfur?

No the battery is good

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

Sequioa 02

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

No. I have someone working in it. All the things that i stated in the first message is what we replaced thinking that was it

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

No thats about it

Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
9/8/2017
carguy1
carguy1, auto technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 26,484
Experience: 25 Years experience all makes and models.Nissan factory trained,Certified Subaru Tech
Verified

Thank you for your question!
My name is ***** ***** give me a moment to review your question and type my reply. Thanks

Ask Your Own Toyota Question

Just so I am clear here, the engine will crank but won't start?
Or no cranking at all?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
It will make a noise like it want to crank up but wont

Ok

Did it have any running or starting issues prior to the timing belt replacement?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Hello

Did you see my question?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No. It did run hot one time that's when we replaced the radiator then the last time it ran hot that's when it didn't want to start up anymore

Ok

A couple of things I would try and you may have already. I can see you've done a lot of work here.

First, try spraying some carb cleaner directly into the throttle and then crank the engine. If it has spark and compression and is only lacking fuel, then it should run for a few seconds. If it won't run for a few seconds, I would do a compression test. This is for a couple of reasons, first to make sure the timing is on, secondly to make sure nothing bad happened to the engine when it overheated. I would also check and make sure any security lights go out. It could be the security system preventing the truck from starting.

If the truck will start for a few seconds on the car cleaner, then that would indicate either a fuel pressure issue or the fuel injectors aren't working. This will lead to further testing.

Please try this and let me know.

Please let me know if there is anything else I can do to help.
Just Answer does not compensate me for my time and resources, so please rate my answer by using the stars at the top of the page. Payment for your question includes any follow-up questions you may have. Free trials and subscription questions still require ratings.
Thank you so much!

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Where exactly is the throttle

The throttle is on the engine where the air cleaner duct work connects up on top of the engine. one side has the airl cleaner, the other side is the throttle. Take the hose off of it and spray the cleaner in there.

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
OK. And if it's the security system what will I need to do?

In that case the key would need to be reprogrammed either by the dealer or a mobile locksmith.

They would need the whole truck to do that as well.

Ask Your Own Toyota Question

Please let me know if there is anything else I can do to help.
Also, kindly remember to rate my answer.
Thank you so much!!

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
One more question. Just for my understanding, So with it making noise and seeming like it want to start it still maybe the security system?

Possibly, but I think it's more or less going to come down to the timing being off to be honest.

That's why a compression test would be helpful. If you have some very low cylinders it could point to that being the problem.

carguy1
carguy1, auto technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 26,484
Experience: 25 Years experience all makes and models.Nissan factory trained,Certified Subaru Tech
Verified
carguy1 and 87 other Toyota Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
OK. Thank you for your help I really appropriate it

You are very welcome, thank you for the rating, I really appreciate it!

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask carguy1 Your Own Question
carguy1
carguy1
carguy1, auto technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 26,484
26,484 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 25 Years experience all makes and models.Nissan factory trained,Certified Subaru Tech

carguy1 is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!! I've got my baby back. Tomorrow I will get a tank of high octane, remove the top, go for a long long ride and enjoy my car. THANK YOU!

JugheadUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Auto Technician

1,001 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Marty

Marty

ASE Certified Technician

180 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Master Tech. 30 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Toyota Technician

1,229 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Anthony

Anthony

ASE Certified Technician

401 satisfied customers

ASE Master Automobile Technician with over 20 years exp. in this field.

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

9 satisfied customers

Toyota tech. ASE Certified Technician

Skyvisions

Skyvisions

ASE Certified Technician

12,737 satisfied customers

Toyota Master Diagnostic

Genchi Genbutsu

Genchi Genbutsu

Toyota Master Technician

3,761 satisfied customers

Toyota Certified Master Diagnostic Technician, ASE Master Technician with L1 Advanced Engine

< Previous | Next >

Related Toyota Questions
The car cranks but wont start. No spark to spark plugs have
The car cranks but wont start. No spark to spark plugs have already replaced the distributor … read more
ted ritter
ted ritter
Team Leader/toyota master tech/retired
High School or GED
2,692 satisfied customers
Broke timing belt 01 tundra. 294k. Wondering if it's worth
Broke timing belt 01 tundra. 294k. Wondering if it's worth while to investigate the damage as it's an interference type engine. Possibly rebuild the upper end? … read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
25 satisfied customers
I have oil in the #2 spark plug hole. haven't pulled the
I have oil in the #2 spark plug hole. haven't pulled the plug yet. researching what may be the issue … read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
12,737 satisfied customers
I changed the timing belt, water pump and oil pump. Replaced
I changed the timing belt, water pump and oil pump. Replaced all the fluids. Ran truck last nite, everything ok. Tried to start this morning and nothing but crank. … read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
12,737 satisfied customers
We were told that we need to replace the Timing Belt and
We were told that we need to replace the Timing Belt and Water pump was leaking. This was told to us at a Toyota Dealer. We have 92,000+. We don't know if they are just trying to make more money or if… read more
Todd M
Todd M
Owner
ASE Certification
1,592 satisfied customers
Why after spark plug change out did I immediately get the
Why after spark plug change out did I immediately get the 1135 & 1155 sensor malfunction codes? Could I ave crimped a wire? It's on a 2002Avalon.… read more
Pete
Pete
Mechanic
Construction, Plant Fitter
81 satisfied customers
Just did a new timing belt water pump and tensioners and it
just did a new timing belt water pump and tensioners and it is jumping teeth … read more
carguy1
carguy1
auto technician
26,484 satisfied customers
Changed the spark plugs last night got the car to start
changed the spark plugs last night got the car to start first try, it idled for about 30 sec- 1 min then stalled with the keys in the ignition and locked the doors... … read more
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat
Owner
Associate Degree
4,679 satisfied customers
Jared, I talked to you yesterday about the timing belt on
Hello Jared, I talked to you yesterday about the timing belt on the 2004 Toyota solara 3.3. I got it together and it started right up and sounded good so I was pulling out of the drive way and the che… read more
Jared D
Jared D
Shop Supervisor
Bachelor\u0027s
3 satisfied customers
I just had my timing belt, tensioner, pulleys and water pump
I just had my timing belt, tensioner, pulleys and water pump replaced. Last night, I flushed coolant replaced radiator and thermostat. Now I notice a whine from the front of the engine. Screwdriver st… read more
TIM MOHR
TIM MOHR
SHOP OWNER
Master's Degree
8,037 satisfied customers
Won't start and I change the distributor the spark plug to
Won't start and I change the distributor the spark plug to spark plug wires and the fuel pump and it still won't start but it cranks … read more
Amedee
Amedee
Toyota Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,229 satisfied customers
Well im tring to get the timing belt to line up after i
Well im tring to get the timing belt to line up after i rotate it by hand and its not lining up at all … read more
Amedee
Amedee
Toyota Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,229 satisfied customers
Its not turing over after I changed the spark plugs and
Its not turing over after I changed the spark plugs and valve cover gasket … read more
Peter Bagley
Peter Bagley
master technition
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
1,051 satisfied customers
Cylinder 3 misfire. not the spark plug. Likely the coil.
cylinder 3 misfire. not the spark plug JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it a steady misfire? Or random? Customer: likely the coil JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota? Customer: 100, 000 ste… read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
12,737 satisfied customers
I have no spark. 1999. Corolla. I have tried the spark plug
I have no spark JA: What is the model/year of your Toyota? Customer: 1999 JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far? Customer: Corolla JA: Anything else you want the mechani… read more
ted ritter
ted ritter
Team Leader/toyota master tech/retired
High School or GED
2,692 satisfied customers
I just change my timing belt water pump spark plugs and fuel
I just change my timing belt water pump spark plugs and fuel injectors. I try starting it after and it's not turning over … read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
2,021 satisfied customers
After replacing timing belt crankshaft cannot be turned a
After replacing timing belt crankshaft cannot be turned a complete revolution. 2.2 4 cyl. toyota 1996 mod. … read more
TIM MOHR
TIM MOHR
SHOP OWNER
Master's Degree
8,037 satisfied customers
I have a misfiring code (P0300). I've changed spark plugs,
I have a misfiring code (P0300). I've changed spark plugs, plug wires and the coil and still have the same misfiring code … read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
TECHNICIAN/ADVISOR
Associate Degree
8,343 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x