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1996 Toyota Tacoma Question: My 1996 toyota tacoma 5 speed has an intermitent starting perobelem.

 

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modern, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Santa Rosa, CA, January 24, 2012, 21:48
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Turn the key and everything lights up but the start is dead. after a few more tries it starts. Replaced the ignition switch, no help.

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    Fenski Automotive Center Inc (16 Answers) , Sugar Hill, GA - (470) 297-6227
    fenskiauto January 25, 2012, 05:29
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    Starter relay,solenoid or starter itself. Check all connections on the starter and engine grounds. Verify power to starter solenoid on starter when ignition switch is engaged. If you have power to the starter when turning the key, replace the starter. If you have no power to the starter when turning the key replace the relay since you have already done the switch. Be sure to check your fuses first!

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