I have tried jumper cables and have checked all fuses in the engine area to include the ones behind the steering wheel. Everything works except the car will not do anything when the key is turned.
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2005 Toyota Corolla
Question: Need to know why my 2005 Toyota Corolla will not start.
goodguy December 23, 2012, 04:29Master
check for power going to starter
Replypushrod, December 23, 2012, 07:20Master
Agree with goodguy, while someone turns the key check for voltage at small wire on starter.
Trans. type, man./auto.?
ReplyAriel Sr., December 23, 2012, 12:54Rookie
Replypushrod, December 24, 2012, 06:07Master
Ok see answer 3 that is the reason i ask which trans. Hope you get it going.
Answer #2your.mechanic December 23, 2012, 11:07Master
possible ignition switch...
ReplyAriel Sr., December 23, 2012, 12:59Rookie
I just got under the car and checked wires going to the starter from the battery. They are not loose. It's hard for a (61) year man to get under the car but I did. :-)
Replygoodguy, December 23, 2012, 15:30Master
did you check for power going to to the starter you can check the starter by using a srcrewdriver to jump the main wire to the small wire on the starter if it doesnt turn over then you will need a starter
Answer #3ziptie12 December 23, 2012, 17:41Master
Just for S&Gs , have you wiggled the gearshift yet? Selector switch may be a tad worn and not quite be in neutral or park, which won't let signal be sent to starter. ANY click at all , when key is turned?? Is plastic plug on starter solenoid oil soaked? Even if plugged in , that can cause a poor connection.