1996 Toyota 4Runner Questions

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My car has a little white smoke coming out of the tailpipe. The coolant is not low and there is no signs of coolant in the oil. I just did an oil change and it still looks brand new with no discoloration. I did a compression check on the number 3 cylinder and it came back with basically no compression. I changed the plug and plug wires and it still is doing the same thing. It honestly drives ok but I can feel the misfire vibration in my shifter. What else could this be? I was thinking it could be a gasket but not sure if there is a more simple solution before I dive into what will end up being a basic rebuild. Thanks.
Radiator "tubing" rust. How much should I pay to replace. Coolant leaking from radiator to right side of truck. Adding coolant every fifth day or so regardless whether it is driven.

183000 miles. Excellent running otherwise.

Thanks pushrods
I will try the EFI switch replacement and see if that works. The battery is new and cranks the starter for a long time and will eventually run out of juice after prolonged cranking when the check engine light is NOT on. It took me a while to notice that when the check engine light was not illuminated that it would not start. I realized the correlation after some time of the no start. When the ”check engine light” was not on it would crank and crank but would not start. I realized I needed to turn the ignition switch on and off multiple times until “the check engine light” on the dash came on. Hope that clarifies my last thread.

Thanks for the replies pushrods. I really appreciate your help as this has been difficult for me to diagnose.
I have figured out that the vehicle will not start unless I turn the ignition key several times until the check engine light on the dash is illuminated. It will not start if this light is not illuminated. Have new battery, new battery terminals, ignition switch, ignition key cylinder, checked fuses (new starter relay). Check engine light intermittently will be on and off while driving. Would bad starter contacts do this
I'm getting ready to replace my neutral safety switch. I was just wondering if there's any other options that you might know of. The shifter is a little loose I can go from drive to neutral without even skipping a Beat.
tail brake right hand rear turn signal and front marker lights stay on with master fuse in fuse block.When master power fuse is in all these lights stay on and hazard lights will not work. With master power fuse out all lights work normally.unless head lights are on.
They randomly flash when my 4runner is off. I can look into the driveway and just see them flash randomly.
The 3 inch lift is causing the boots to tear . Lasted about 6 month and if I continue the ball joints will need to be replaced again.
rear passenger window will go down but not up unless someone pulls on window while another person holds up/down switch.
On freeway then she shakes and decelerates to 20mph. Abs system cpletely locks my tires have to disconnect battery to reset system. Help frustrated. Does she need booster or what
What do I do when SUV won't crank the next morning?
slight damage on passenger door and front corner panel will only go 30 mph n back fires with fuse in n runs fine with fuse out but then the things listed for that fuse do not work
I just had the transmission put in it's a 4x4 and now it's not going into gear. I changed the slave cylinder. I bled the lines but it still not shifting gears. Can any body help me out
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