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1999 Toyota Avalon Question: 145k miles, when I try to start it it doesn't turn over, no clicking.



KatBaker, 3.0L V6, Spokane, WA, November 27, 2012, 18:31

It has only started since it has been getting cooler at night. I stuck a blowdryer on high on the starter for about 5 minutes and it started up fine. Wondering if this is a common problem. Last owner said he replaced starter in the last year.

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    November 27, 2012, 21:52

    Are you equipped to do any tests for signal and voltage TO starter and solenoid? All connections clean and tight?

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    KatBaker, November 27, 2012, 22:30

    I have a mechanic friend just didn't want to abuse the privilege if I didn't need to. Thanks for a direction to look in. I'll check the connections.

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