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1997 Toyota RAV4 Question: I was going to work this morning no problems and it just shut off and will not

 

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marymajorwheeler, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Deltona, FL, March 25, 2013, 19:08
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start i dont even smell gas when i try to push the gas peddle.

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    March 25, 2013, 19:18
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    does it turn over? battery weak? if battery weak could be alternator.
    if battery strong, then may be fuel issue. pump failure maybe. best to get diagnostic run to see whats going on.

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    marymajorwheeler, March 26, 2013, 08:50
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    yes it trys to turn over but it doesnt start and you can hear the fuel pump humming

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    March 25, 2013, 19:19
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    check fuel pump fuse or turn key and listen for fuel pump should hum for a couple seconds

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    marymajorwheeler, March 26, 2013, 08:50
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    yes the fuel pump does hum

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13978 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 26, 2013, 06:26
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    agree with both #1 and 2

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