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My Toyota Previa wouldn't start...couldn't seem to get fuel up....replaced fuel filter, modulator and cleaned EVERY electrical component I could find from battery to modulator....tried it again and it started......however, it just doesn't seem to have much power.......did I miss something....thanks guys.....sammi

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SOURCE: My Toyota Previa will not start when cold

you need to dry out your gas tank go to autozone and ask for gassoline additives

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SOURCE: 92 toyota previa fuel filter location

go to the rear of the van try to locate the fuel lines under it follow them until you get to a large round cylider that should be it

Posted on Apr 09, 2009

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SOURCE: My 1991 Toyota Previa has been sitting and now won't start.

You need to check a couple of things. If your car has been sitting, then it could be any of a number of problems. Check to make sure that you have the three things your car needs to run. 1. Air- is the air filter clean with no blockages like mouse nests on the intake side and also in the exhaust pipe!! 2. Fuel- Do you hear the fuel pump kick on for 2 seconds when you first turn the ignition to the run positon? If not, your fuel pump could be suspect. 3. Spark- If you have air and fuel, but no spark, then your ignition system is under investigation. Be methodical you need all 3 of these things for the car to run, without any one them your stuck!
Hope this helps you out!! Try running the car on propane, if it runs beautifully, then you know it's a fuel delivery problem.

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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SOURCE: Toyota Camry 96. Won't start the engine turns over

Ignition timing could be off, the plug wires and firing order may be scrambled, there could be a large air leak into the intake manifold, the EGR could be stuck open, the fuel pressure is too high and flooding the engine through the cold start injector, the MAP or MAF sensor is faulty, very dirty fuel injectors, idle air control valve defective, the engine coolant temp sensor is faulty (stuck at full hot).

Posted on Feb 10, 2011

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SOURCE: I try to find cigarette

Do you mean that you are looking for the fuse? The fuse for the cigarette lighter is located in the fuse block under the left side of the dash. it is marked "CIG". It is a 15 Amp fuse

NOTE: This fuse also powers your clock, air bag sensor assembly, remote control mirror switch and your shift lock. If this fuse is blown, you will also have problems with these items.

Your vehicle is also equipped with an auxilliary power outlet (Which looks the same as the cigarette lighter socket) it is powered by the fuse marked "*1" If this fuse is blown, only the power outlet will not work. This also is a 15 Amp fuse. (See picture below)


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go to the rear of the van try to locate the fuel lines under it follow them until you get to a large round cylider that should be it

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