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Firstly car would start...

Firstly car would start , and when releasing key and back to run engine would die instantly . Replaced the starter switch didn't cure the problem . Now noticed that the efi fuse is completely gone must have been melting away when we were starting the car and kept dying .

Mechanic's Assistant: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?

Series of rapid ones

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

I would say

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Toyota?

Yaris , 2007

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

As said we first replaced the starter switch

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

It after noticed that the efi fuse had blown

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I have read your notes and have a question before we proceed. Hoe old is the battery and have you had it load tested ?Start here and let me know the results.

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