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1985 Toyota van LE

My son was driving home tonight and his lights started to dim, radio turned off and then came back on, dash light dimmed and motor sputtered and nearly died. It has a newer battery and a newer alternator.

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  • terk Nov 03, 2008

    It turns out to be the alternator again. This is the second alternator that we have put on, the last one in April 08. We are getting a new one today. Thanks for your service.

    terk


  • Anonymous Jan 09, 2009

    1985 toyota pvan.. wont start someone replaced the rotar button and then messed up wiring somewhere alternater, coil, dizzy, starter motor. need to know or see a diagram of this wiring to rectify this problem.

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Hi terk
check battery connections are secure if its been changed recent chances are its the live lead has not been fully seated on the cone prior to tightening

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