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I have more than 28 years experience as toyota technician, I will be able to answer most questions related to the Toyota product line up to the present year models,I am located in the US but welcome questions from other regions of the world. When asking a question please provide specific information: year,model, engine,transmission information. Provide as much information as possible including a brief repair history if possible. I have been a volunteer here for more ten years an have answered over 16,000 questions helping Toyota owners with their problems and save thousands of dollars without any compensation, some of my answers are published on many other websites including google and various automotive forums. DONATIONS ARE VERY MUCH APPRECIATED, IF YOU HAVE RECIEVED HELPFUL INFORMATION PLEASE MAKE A DONATION. AS OF TODAY (JULY 22, 2014) ALL REQUESTED GRAPHICS, ILLUSTRATIONS, DIAGRAMS, PHOTOS, WILL REQUIRE THE MINUMUM DONATION UP FRONT.

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2014-11-18 Engine jerking/missing @ 80-90 km:

Hello, I'm not sure if this engine has a distributor and wires to each spark plug or if it has one coil for each cylinder, in the first case replace the distributor cap and rotor and the plug wires, if

2014-11-18 2001 4Runner misfire code:

It checks via the crank angle sensor, a misfire will cause a deviation of the speed of the crankshaft, a misfiring cylinder will slow the crankshaft down maybe only  few rpm the computer  and matches this

2014-11-16 2003 toyota camry le 4 cylinder:

Hello, you need to have the charging system tested, this is usually caused by a bad alternator, if you have a voltmeter measure voltage at the battery while at idle, it should be close to 14 volts, if

2014-11-14 2001 4Runner misfire code:

yes that makes sense, do you feel any vibration at that speed, like a tire balance issue that is bad enough to shake the steering wheel?   A misfire at higher speeds may not be noticeable but the computer

2014-11-14 Scion:

Hello, check the cables that come from the control panel to the air ducting below the dash in the center on the left and right side, see if any of the cables have become detached from the control levers

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