Car won't start due to worn/corroded solenoid contacts in starter on Toyota RAV4

If the car will not start, the most likely problem is worn or corroded solenoid contacts in the starter. Usually, these parts can be replaced without purchasing a new starter.
RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 77,647 (32,000–215,000)
14 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, more2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
25 people reported this problem
6 people shared problem details
Car didn't start until 15th try. I am sure the Battery was good. Now it is happening to my wife. She is stay in the parking lot.
Was driving down the road all of a sudden car dies out a cranks and cranks and cranks but won't start. There is spark just put a new fuel filter in and new battery terminals and battery is 12.6 volt. Jus keeps on cranking won't start..........
my car did not want started batery ok
2002 Toyota RAV474,556
replace starter
2007 Toyota RAV432,000
Car won't start. Makes vibrating noise in engine. Battery ok. Could the problem be the starter motor/ solenoid?
2006 Toyota RAV455,000
replaced the starter and a battery
Related Items:
The tire light has been on; I've had my tires checked and they are fine. However, the car won'...
Had the oil changed last weekend & they said I needed a new air filter but they didn't have the...
If the vehicle will not crank over, the most common problem is the starter, which tend to fail...
My car died while I was driving it. I thought it was an alternator or battery issue because the...
Will a 1996 Toyota Camry Starter work in a 2000 Rav4? Is it long enough? The Beginning... I...

Related Content