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Toyota 4runner 84-87 dash lights come on battery water tap oil temp AT all lights are red my daughter says she took to local mechanic he said lights didnt come on when he had it lights only on intermitantly as far as i know thanks

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You may want to get the alternator checked. I have a couple of these vehicles and when a alternator is going out or theres another voltage problems you will get some strange happenings with the dash lights etc.. They will also drop out the high beam side of the headlights in low voltage situations. Loose brushes in the alternators will cause this, as I have found in a couple of aftermarket units.

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