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i cannot find the starter on my toyota tercel 1996

What would cause the timing to advance more then 30 degrees causing a pre ingtion knock

The radio and a humming noise by the engine ???

Getting low gas mileage still engine runs fine

Already changed the plugs and wire and fuel filter.

Car will start, but will then cuts off and will not idle and run. Replaced plugs, plug wires, rotor button, ignition coil, checked fuel filter, gas, timing. Distributor seems okay. Before it quit, it would run good, but then started bucking and jerking going down the
road.

When I drive away from the light, they brighten back up.

If anyone knows how to fix this I will appreciate.

I tried to replace my manual regulator and I found this weird screw I couldn't take out. It's like a squished screw, does anyone know how to take it out? Please help.

All of a sudden car sputters and runs rough in drive but revs fine in neutral , why

I damaged the driver side front hood, fender, headlight assembly and axle. The driver side front wheel is pushed back-the sub frame may be damaged. Where can I find these parts?

Is the o/d light suppose to be on but says it's off?

It always for the past 23 yrs ran cool with the heat indicator needle near C. Never over heated until last week. With new thermostat, engine heat indicator needle runs consistently just below 1/2 way. This is quite a bit warmer than usual. Is it normal for a new thermostat to be this much different and will it damage my engine for my car to be so hot under the hood?

Have a '95 Tercel and see oil leaking out of the camshaft. When taken the cover off saw one camshaft without a seal and one with a sprocket. Is there suppose to be a plug in the one that doesn't have a seal? When I turn on the car a lot of oil seems to be spilling out. Wondering if all the seals needing to be replaced.

engine is not having any misfire it runs great

changed fuel injectors and number 1 cyclinder is not firing running rough could injector be bad

when i try to start the D4 light up at the same time that the P light up. It wont start. Sometime it does. What can i try?

Apparently I had a shop put a new front end and the mechanic mentioned he didn't have time to grease the seals I need to know how to do this

I change the spark cable Spark the Emission hat I'm thinking of elected Electrical

is there supposed to be a plug in the hole

Took of distributor cap orange ish spark between coil and rotor, won't travel to spark plugs. Bought new cap wires and plugs still nothing, could the coil or igniter be bad?

New battery new starter any suggestions?

The tail lights stay on unless I unhook the battery

When I bought the car it had a miss, after replacing plugs wires cap and button. After 50-75 miles it starts missing again so from left to right I pulled the plug wires and the 4th didn't seem to make much difference, so I pulled the plug and it was very wet. now after replacing the plug and pouring 5-6 ounces of marvel mystery oil through the vacuum line the miss is not nearly as bad j