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My ignition will not turn over my engine

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My ignition will not turn over my engine
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Toyota
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11/15/2017
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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Hello, what is your vehicle's year make and model?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
2004 Toyota sienna
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

Do the dash lights come on when ignbition is turned on?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
everything comes on but it will not turn the engine iver
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

Do you hear any click or ticking noise from engine area when you try to start?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No nothing from engine everything else comes on
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

Does the gear shift indicator shows that the vehicle is in park?

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Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

NExt step is to check for signal present at the started when key is turned to starting position. If power is present and engine does not turn over, the problem is a faulty starter,

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Anything else to check before I go replace a starter
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No clicking noise
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

Ok, then if there is power present at the starter that means the signal from ignition switch is present and starter is faulty.

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Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 8 months ago

Do you have any other questions?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Took the starter out starter tests fine
Toyota Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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I’m offline till the morning. I will opt out and let another expert to assist you.
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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello and welcome to just answer, my name is ***** ***** master tech here to help. I cannot see or hear your vehicle so I rely on your patience and input to my questions so I can help you better.I have read your notes and have a question before we proceed.

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

do you have a circuit tester and or multi- meter?

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Toyota Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago
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