Toyota

Have Toyota Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Car will not start. Getting fuel and spark, no check engine…

Customer Question
Car will not start...

Car will not start. Getting fuel and spark, no check engine codes. Car will not start 2009 Toyota Corolla S

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have the trouble code? Do you have a code reader or scan tool?

The car in not throwing any trouble codes

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll pass this info along to the Toyota Mechanic so that he can get you a quick fix. Are you fixing your Corolla yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes I am

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

Has new spark plugs and coils, cleaned out throttle body, fuel systems has been flushed,

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Toyota
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Answered in 6 minutes by:
11/11/2017
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago
Mechanic01
Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 2,451
Experience: Owner at Baltic investments
Verified

Hello my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answers! I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution. As far as phone calls are concerned that is the system prompting you, not me, and they do cost more money, I prefer text but in some cases a phone call is required. If I don’t answer right away or quickly in conversation I am helping another customer or have stepped out for a moment and will respond as soon as I can. Ok lets get started!

What was the fuel pressure when you checked?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Not sure but it was checked at the dealership last week
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

So it was not starting at the dealer and they didnt fix it?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
It ran well for a week then went back to original problems of not starting. It all began with my wife, she fires the car up and immediately slams it into reverse, before the rpms go down to a normal level, now the car will not start, new plugs, coils, new battery
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

is there any warning lights on in the dash?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No trouble codes at all. Car tries to start, and cranks normally, but will not fire over
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I️ also pulled the plus and verified spark
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

ok with no codes and no security lights the fuel pressure needs to be verified and make sure the injectors are firing, they may have checked it at the dealer but this is a new day and they could be bad

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
What should the pressure be?
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

44-49

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
if the fuel pressure checks out ok where would you suggest going from there?
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

check your injectors to make sure they are firing

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Toyota Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

hows it going?

Ask Your Own Toyota Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Chris (aka-Moose) Your Own Question
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose), Auto Technician
Category: Toyota
Satisfied Customers: 1,003
1,003 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 16 years of experience

Chris (aka-Moose) 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

1,003 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
2002 Toyota corolla hard to start if you depress the
2002 Toyota corolla hard to start if you depress the accelerator pedal also losses power when trying to accelerate or climb a steep grade. … read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
12,737 satisfied customers
I changed the spark plugs on my 2004 Toyota Sequoia but the
I changed the spark plugs on my 2004 Toyota Sequoia but the last plug won't catch and I can't screw it in. … read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
ASE Certified Technician
2,451 satisfied customers
Replaced timing chain on 1.8 engine 2009 corolla. no
replaced timing chain on 1.8 engine 2009 corolla. no compression. head gasket replace. … read more
roy
roy
Associate Degree
3 satisfied customers
Toyota Corolla 2009 model. Check engine and VSC lamp on.
Toyota Corolla 2009 model. Check engine and VSC lamp on. … read more
Skyvisions
Skyvisions
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
12,737 satisfied customers
Changing spark plugs and wires. I've never changed them.
I had it in the alternator shop and the guy says he didn't mess with them but one was popping up and down because they didn't put it all the way in. And I'm pretty sure they're not in order. That's what I'm looking at … read more
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose)
Auto Technician
1,003 satisfied customers
Corolla S. 2014 corolla s. The stereo or head unit went out
2014 corolla s. The stereo or head unit went out on it. I looked at fuses and couldn't see any blown fuses so I ordered a replacement head unit from Pioneer. Installed it today and no power to the head unit. I get no voltage on 3 fuses under the hood for the radio, dome and ECU B fuses...all other fuses I can get voltage. … read more
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose)
Auto Technician
1,003 satisfied customers
Just change my sparks plug and air filter car still keeps
Just change my sparks plug and air filter car still keeps cutting off … read more
baddad1
baddad1
technician
High School or GED
5 satisfied customers
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
2007 corolla s code p0012 engine and oil pressure light on
2007 corolla s code p0012 engine and oil pressure light on replaced oil control valve also the cam position sensor CHANGED OIL lights still on … read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 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
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
130 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
5,036 satisfied customers
My 2009 Toyota Corolla with 110,000 miles, the check engine
My 2009 Toyota Corolla with 110,000 miles, the check engine light came on and has stayed on for a couple of weeks. Notice a rotten egg smell on very cold mornings for a few seconds while stopped a red… read more
Ron Z.
Ron Z.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
My 2010 Toyota Corolla Check engine light came on Friday and
My 2010 Toyota Corolla Check engine light came on Friday and the VSC light was blinking. I took the car to the shop and they told me the computer needed updated. They reset it so it wouldn't show the … read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
14,436 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
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 changed my spark plugs, wires and coil. Now my car is
I changed my spark plugs, wires and coil. Now my car is emitting a thick white smoke. … read more
AZTechBrian
AZTechBrian
ASE Certified Technician & Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
732 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