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No start/no power to fuel pump/ power at one small wire/relay fuses ok/

Were is the inertial switch located? possible it has been triggered?

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  • eckc8450 Oct 27, 2008

    checked fuses related to fuel system/switched relay/ pulled wire connecter under rear seat check for power up when key turned on only one wire has power at all times (key on) . Is sending unit and pump one unit. or possible inertial switch triggered can not located checked a/b/c/pillers

  • eckc8450 Oct 30, 2008

    In addition the only wire hot with key in on position is yellow with a red tracer.Located in center between orange and a brown wire.There are also one blue with red tracer and white with a black tracer.the connecter is located at the top of fuel tank under rear seat. Vehicle is low on fuel. Quit while driving. Had a dead cell in battery, replaced it .Alarm system seems to be functioning properly. Could fuel pump be the culprit.Note all fuses good and switch relays in fuse box relays do have power.

  • Toyota Ed May 11, 2010

    There is no inertia switch on that model vehicle.

    The fuel pump and the sending unit are seperatly wired.

    *** What colour is the wire with the power in it under the rear seat access hole?

    Please advise.



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Most newer cars have a relay in the fuel system to shut it off when fuel pressure drops below the norm. this keeps your car from running lean and burning a piston. i whould replace the fuel pump. the fuel pump may work when you take it out but that dont mean it has enough pressure to opperate your car.

hope this helps . good luck

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