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Where is the starter relay located on a '91 80 Series?

The starter motor and fuses on my Cruiser are tested and ok but there is no power getting to the starter solinoid when the key is turned. To me, it suggests a faulty starter relay or the ignition switch itself. Trouble is - I can't tell which is the starter relay....

There are a couple under the bonnet and about 4 at the drivers feet behind the kick panel. The ones under the bonnet appear to be for the glow system. Does anyone know how to ID the starter solinoid?

80 Series STD 4.2ltr diesel 1991 manual

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Coming from a Toyota tech, it sounds like the starter contacts are worn and time for a starter rebuild. parts are only available from toyota and and not expensive, and labour should be 1.5 hours.

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Just a thought , if the gear stick is not in park the key cannot be removed from the ignition I found out when I left the car in nuetral .

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Injectors could be blocked but i would go with an injector pump or fuel pump.

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Starter motor works intermittently.


I can also be your ignition switch that you put the key in an ignition switch is one part mechanical and one Part electricalbut if you want to check the relay locate your fuse box check your owners manual or the lead of the fuse box when you remove the lead it may have a diagram pointing out the Fuses and relay you must use a very small flat head screwdriver to open up the relay and there will be a contac inside the relay that you can push with your finger and it will engage the starter if it doesn't it is bad

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My car starter motor does not turn over.


Hi.

If you do not have any power at all, and the dash is not turning on, then check the battery connections, and the connection from battery ground to the engine body.
Also ensure you have tested the battery. Read the voltage across the positive battery terminal and a ground connection on the engine body. It must be around 12.5V
If there is no problem in there , then the problem is the ignition cylinder. The ignition cylinder can be tested reading voltages at its contacts. This in case there is no power at all.

If instead the dash is turning on, but the starter motor does not turn over, then there may be more reasons for the fault.

To start, look for the starter fuse. This is a large fuse, probably a 30 Amps. Look also for a5 or 10 Amp fuse to the ECU/PCM (main car computer module. If any of this fuses has blown, it can cut power to the starter motor.

After testing the fuses, check the starter relay. This is usually located in the fusepanel under the hood, or under the dash. The relay must click when the key is turned. The relay can be tested in fullusing a Volt meter or an Ohm meter.
The starter relay can also be tested swapping it with a relay of the same kind.

Fuses and starter relay are the most common failure when the car dash comes on, but the car does not start.
If this test good, ensure that the anti theft system is not armed (starter should still turn over by the way).

If fuses and relay are good, read volts at starter motor, while machineis cranking. You will need to use Voltmeter on the contacts at theback of the starter motor solenoid. If there are 12 Volts at startermotor, but motor does not turn over, then starter motor or startersolenoid is faulty.

The starter solenoid can be tested using an Ohmmeter at its contact. Ifthe solenoid is bad, reading with multimeter set on impedance, it willhave no continuity (it will read infinite Ohms).

If there is no volt, or volt is much below 12 Volts, then the problemis either the ignition switch located in the steering column, or aproblem concerning wiring from ignition.

The ignition switch can be tested jumping its contact, reading Volts orOhms on its terminals. To access the switch it is necessary to takeapart the steering column.



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