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No dtc, won't idle and won't rev over 2000 rpm. 150,000 km,

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No dtc, won't idle...

No dtc, won't idle and won't rev over 2000 rpm

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?

150,000 km, 3.0L 1MZ

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '00 Toyota?

TOYOTA AVALON 2000

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

CRANK SIGNAL IRRATIC ON SCAN TOOL, CAN FORCED TO START, WON

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

CAME FROM OTHER WORKSHOP, HAS DONE TIMING BELT BY THEM, CHECKED TIMING OK AS WELL AS FUEL PRESSURE AND OTHER THINGS, REPLACED CRANK SENSOR, CAN HOLD THE CAR RUNNING AROUND 1500 RPM AND RPM SOUNDS STEADY BUT SCAN TOOL SHOWING RPM MOVING UP AND DOWN, DRAFT THE CRANK SIGNAL SHOW THE SAME NOT STEADY SIGNAL

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Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
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did the timing belt break prior to replacement?

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Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
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was vehicle towed to shop?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
NO, TIMING WOS ONE TEETH OUT, CORRECTED AND CHECKED ENGINE COMPRESSION ALL AT AROUND 170PSI MARK, CAR WOS TOWED TO MY PLACE, CAN HEAR SLIGHT BACK FIRE WHEN TRYING TO START, FEES LIKE FIRING ON WRONG CYLINDER, IF IT IS SLIGHTLY BENT VALVE IT MAY HAVE RUOUGH IDLING. MY ISSUE IS IT IS CUTTING OFF AT OVER 2000 RPM. CAN FORCED TO START AND CAN RUN AROUND 1500 RPM AND FEELS ENGINE RUNNING STEADY BUT ON SCANNER RPM GOES UP AND DOWN
Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
 replied 3 months ago

so engine jumped time? or belt installed incorrectly? what happened?

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Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
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can i have vin number please so I may look up tech info in my online repair manual

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Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
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hello do you still need help?

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Toyota Mechanic: eric remington,
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hello?

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Toyota Mechanic: Skyvisions, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago
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This engine is not an interference engine. If the timing is off it won't damage the valves. That being said when you say the crank speed is erratic on the scandal what you mean by that?

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