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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Toyota 4Runner
The 2012 Toyota 4Runner was made for people with an active lifestyle. Its design is made to be a light off road alternative to the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Ford Explorer. ...

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code p0446
Hi there. A P0446 (evaporative emissions system gross leak detected-Toyota defined meaning) sets when there is a fault detected in the evaporative system. The evaporative system is an emissions system responsible for preventing the leakage of fuel vapor into the...
Timing belt and water pump replacement
The replacement of the water pump was your choice not the dealer. If you requested the water pump to be replaced at the same time the timing belt was replaced to save in labor so you do not have to...
Tail lights
This sounds like a wiring problem. I think you may have a connection problem under you dash where you moved the wires around. You will need to check to see if something came undone. You could also have installed the...
My 1990 Toyota pick up 4WD will not run
Hi there. You've got some work cut out for you. It sounds like either the timing chain could be out of time or the distributor is not timed correctly. First, set cylinder 1 to top dead center and remove...
How to diagnose coded p0352,0352,0353, already had new plugs and coils before code throw
Hello. The codes listed are for problems with the electrical circuits of ignition coils A, B, and C. If the coils have been replaced it may be possible that the wiring to them is the source of the issue. You...
Engine light p0171
As you may know, his code is related to a lean fuel condition which is normally related to many of the items you have listed. I would recommend checking the injector pulses to be sure they are providing enough fuel...
Brake pedal is hard to push
Hi there, thanks for writing in. I'd be happy to provide my insight. There is a possibility that they may have overfilled the brake reservoir with brake fluid. Start by checking that it has the proper amount. Secondly, it is...
I am leaking antifreeze
Hi, thanks for your question. I'd be happy to help. You can make a note of where you notice the leak, then have a mechanic come to pressurize the cooling system and isolate the leak for you. The water pump...
Oil leak around serpentine belt pulleys
Hi, thanks for writing in. The most likely cause of your oil leak is due to the valve cover gasket leaking, causing oil to get on the belts. There also could be oil leaking from the oil filter housing as...
Can i fit a mitsubishi v6 into my hylux?
I would recommend searching around an online forum to see if anything like this has been done before. You could start with a google search for 1995 Toyota 4runner engine swap. This will likely lead you to multiple sources of...
I have a code reader and it show P0446 mod$10 1 of 1 evap emission control system
Hi. Diagnostic Trouble Codes do not identify the parts that are faulty. Codes merely set as a consequence of the Engine Computer receiving out of range data. If a wire is corroded in a multiplexed "system" with ten sensors the...
Underpowered and shaking under load
Hi there. This may suggest a fuel delivery problem such as bad or dirty fuel injectors or potentially a faulty O2 sensor. As you may know, the oxygen sensors which are part of your emissions system read exhaust gases to...
Rear Axle Seal Replacement - What type seal?
Hi there, thanks for writing in. I recommend buy the Toyota OEM part. Although we could go into high detail as to the precise technical differences amongst the various and competing aftermarket seals you are describing, such will not change...
Hazard lights wont turn off 2005 Toyota 4 runner
Hello. It sounds like the switch is bad for the hazards or more commonly it sounds like a relay failure. The circuit would need to be tested with a voltage meter to be able to tell for sure, but it...
Head Gasket
Hello. Unfortunately, there is not really anyway to tell whether or not a genuine head gasket was replaced or sealer used. I would recommend having an expert from YourMechanic come to your home to take a look at the car...
Engine light is on+ VSC Trac lights
The "VSC Trac light on" problem is related to a software problem with the yaw rate sensors calibration. This is documented in Toyota Technical Service Bulletin TSB #BR005-03, which your Toyota service center can apply to re-calibrate this sensor. [Note:...
Is a new transmission really needed?
Hi, thanks for writing in. I'm not sure if you absolutely need a new transmission. Although you've listed several error codes, it is possible that many of those repairs could be solved by changing the sensors, flushing the transmission fluid,...
Won't restart after its been driven across town.
These symptoms are evidence of "heat soak" electronic failure - most likely the starter solenoid. The solenoid has an electrical fault that heat exaggerates. After being parked for a short period of time - 10-15 minutes, the solenoid absorbs enough...
Car won't start with a loud clicking sound coming from starter
A starter like any other mechanical and electrical part is subject to failure sometimes for no apparent reason. However, sometimes this is misdiagnosed as well and often mistaken for something much more simple like a fuse or starter relay. ...
Fuel burning rich, black smoke
As you may know the oxygen sensors which are part of your emissions system read exhaust gases to determine whether or not the appropriate amount of oxygen is present in the exhaust. Based upon this reading, this information is relayed...

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