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You press the gas peddle but there is no acceleration.

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You press the gas...

You press the gas peddle but there is no acceleration

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

Starts same as usual, but when press the gas peddle there is no acceleration at all

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

2004 highlander

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

Tried to locate some obvious problems but found nothing obvious

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: Gabriel Grey, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago
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Good afternoon, I hope you are doing great. My name is***** would be happy to assist you with this today.

Does the vehicle currently have the check engine light or any other warnings displayed?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
check engine lite on and VSC and Trac off indicator lights or on
Toyota Mechanic: Gabriel Grey, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago

Okay that is good to know. It is normal for the other two to come on when the check engine light sets. Do you have a code reader that you can use to read the codes? That would be a big help in getting this figured out

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