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Where is the camshaft on a 2003 Toyota Celica located
Hi there. It's very hard to articulate the location of the camshaft position sensor for this engine without illustrations which is something we can't post here, however, it's located on the right hand side of the engine (driver side) near...
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Car makes knocking noise then turnsoff
Hi there. This issue could be caused by multiple system or component failures, ranging from fuel system parts or ignition system component failure. It's probably a good idea to have a professional mobile mechanic come to your location to complete...
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Car womt start
If it was really low on oil, a possibility is that a mechanical issue has arisen, that is something broke due to lack of lubrication or valves are seized in the guides. It's possible the timing chain broke. A quick...
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My check engine light just turned on mid drive and I began noticing a high pitch hum only while accelerating...possible issues?
Hello, There are a number of possible causes for creating a humming sound as you describe, however the most common that would also be correlated to RPM change would the a failing alternator. When the alternator is not working properly,...
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I have a 1988 Toyota celica and it looses rpm while idling and tries to die when letting off gas. Black smoke coming from exhaust.
You should have the fuel system checked to see if the fuel pressure is between 34 and 44 psi. If it is too high at idle then you need to replace the fuel regulator. If pressure is good then look...
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Car is cranking, but not fully turning.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty ignition coil. When this happens, this can cause the intermittent type of starting you describe. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over time after being...
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How to tell the difference between our 2002 and 2003 Toyota Celica because I found one online and he has no spoiler so I can't tel
If you cannot tell what the model year is visually, just ask the seller for the vehicle date of manufacture that is printed on a label that is usually on the driver side door pillar. Also, if you request the...
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Brakes are pulsating
It is possible that your puslation is not related to the brakes at all but happens during braking. It is possible that one or more of your suspension part such as ball joints, tie rods, control arms, etc could have...
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replaced master cylinder miles later pedal to floor loss of brakes
Hi there. In most cases this is caused by air bubbles trapped in the master cylinder or brake lines, that can be very difficult to bleed out. It is also possible that a brake line was not tightened correctly and...
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Transmission problem?
Hello, It sounds like you may have a problem with your transmission that could be related to many different things such as a bad shift linkage or a faulty transmission control module. The AC not turning on at all may...
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Tire Sizing on a Toyota Celica
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The tires will fit on the stock rims, but you need to be more concerned with how the tires will fit under the wheel wells. Make some precise measurements based on your vehicle...
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Hello I have a 1994 gotta celica and I'm trying to locate my fuel pump fuse relay
The fuel pump circuit operating relay provides power to the fuel pump. On your vehicle, it is located on the back of the engine control module (ECM) assembly and held in place by two screws. The ECM is located behind...
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Hello I'm trying to locate my fuel pump relay on my 1994 Toyota but I'm not finding it. It says it should be behind the glove box
The fuel pump relay is called the circuit opening relay and is under in front of the center console.
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Hello i have a 1994 celica and I located my fuel pump relay is there anyway I can just reset it instead of buying a new one to
The relay is automatic reset and if it is not making contact then it needs replaced with a new one. The internal contacts may be bad and not making good connection. You cannot manually reset it.
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1999 Toyota Celica, starts and "moves" fine (engages) but slow starting, like driving thru quicksand. No other problems but check
Hi There, Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad...
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The interior of the celica wont turn on.
Hi there. It is possible that you have a faulty electrical relay that powers accessories on your Toyota. However, it could also be an exposed wire that is creating a short, which is possibly what's causing those fuses to break...
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manual transmission hard to sift into second or fourth gear
Hello. There are few things which could be causing a problem with your 2nd and 4th gear. It could be that the shift linkage is out of adjustment, due to worn bushings, or it came out of adjustment when the...
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Clutch fine trans fine going it locks up
Hello Natalie, thank you for writing in. This is tricky. If the vehicle is coming to a stop or slowing down dramatically while accelerating, the brakes or the transmission are most likely to blame. Start by having the ABS system...
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Car wont go into gear 2001 Toyota Celica
Hello - yes, the problem could be inside your transmission, most likely the shifter mechanism internal to the transmission. It is also possible - and hopefully more likely for you - that one or both of the [shifter](https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/3-essential-things-to-know-about-your-car-s-gear-shifter cables have...
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Cannot find coolant temp sensor
Directly under the oil pressure switch

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