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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Toyota Tundra
While Toyota hasn’t been in the business of manufacturing larger pickup trucks as long as the likes of Ford, Chevy, and Dodge, the Tundra is most definitely a force to be reckoned with....
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I have broken 3 sepentine belts in the last week, i replaced the tensioner pulley as well. What else could be causing my issue?
The pulley has a ball bearing within. The failure mode, or causes of failure, is limited to three possibilities: 1) defective, or worn out, ball bearings; 2) lubrication failure; 3) overloading. To eliminate possibility Nos. 1 and 2 you could...
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Car window
Hi There, This is usually a problem with the power window motor, the regulator or the fuse. The power window motor is what actually operates the window up and down when you push the switch. The regulator is what actually...
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If I lift the front end of my Tundra 3.5", will it be necessary to lift the rear end as well?
Hi there. It is always recommended to complete the same suspension alternations across all four wheels and axles. Since we do not complete aftermarket upgrade services, I would recommend contacting the manufacturer of the suspension parts you are planning to...
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2000 Tundra has a small current leak that kills the battery if the truck hasn't been driven in a week or so.
Hi Larry. Thanks for contacting us today. While removing the battery cables reduces the battery drain, it doesn't resolve the problem. What you're describing is called a parasitic battery drain and is often caused by an electrical short or open...
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location of bank 2 camshaft position sensor B on 2012 toyota tundra 4.6L
The camshaft position sensors on most engines are located directly below the valve cover within the cylinder head. This applies to both Bank 1 and bank 2.
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I have this code, P0171 I replaced my air filter, MAF sensor and PCV, but the code keeps coming back after erasing it.
This code indicates that the fuel system on bank one is weak or that a vacuum leak exists on that side of the engine. Bank one of the engine is running lean which means that either too little fuel or...
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What is the cost to replace oxygen sensors P0139, PO159
Hi there. In general, there are two O2 sensors on your Toyota, an upstream sensor (located near the exhaust manifold) and downstream (located after the catalytic converter). Based on the error codes you listed however, it's not 100% certain that...
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Car was struck by lightning and won't start
Hello, thank you for writing in. Unfortunately, there is not a cut and dry answer for your problem. Lightning strikes are not created equal, nor is the damage they cause. You most likely have electrical issues, rather than something mechanically...
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Can i turn off the anti theft system of my 2014 toyota tundra
Hi Gigi. Unfortunately, there is not a manual way to deactivate the security system on your Toyota Tundra. It requires a software patch or removal - that can only be completed by the dealership. However, the reason your car will...
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how tight are the motor heads?
The head bolts used in this application are torque to yield bolts (not re-usable) and so there is no final torque specification. Instead the procedure is to follow the required sequence (bolt tightening pattern, depicted in the factory service manual...
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2012 Tundra Crewmax 4x4 in need of Front and Rear Rotors/Pads. Any recommendation as to what to replace them with and why?
Hi Cris. Thanks for writing in today. In regards to replacement brake components, my general rule of thumb is that OEM is always the best solution. As much as I believe there are several great aftermarket components on the market...
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I had a tapping on 03 tundra v8 it then stopped allowing me to go while engine ran no more tap. shuth it off-turns but no crank ba
Hi Dillon. It's quite possible that the tapping you were hearing is due to a timing chain that is damaged or loose. It's also possible that the input shaft of the transmission is misaligned, or even the flywheel or other...
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Have a truck getting fuel and spark but doesn't try to start while cranking.
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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I have toyota tundra 4.7 2007 the battery light show before start my car but when start its gone , is normal stay ON before start?
The alternator charging light should be on when key is on without engine running. As soon as you start the engine the light should be off if the system is charging. Since you are getting 13.7 volts after it starts...
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front end feels loose after tie rod replacement and alignment.
Hi Shane. In some cases, after replacing suspension components will cause some play in the steering. This usually is due to either parts that were replaced being loose, bushings being too small or while aligned, something else was left loose....
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pressing balljoints in/out on 07 tundra
The upper ball joint is part of the control arm and only replaced with the control arm.
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How to check fuel pump control module on a 2016 tundra
You can power the pump directly to ensure it actually works. If the pump works, and you have carefully repaired all damaged wiring, components, terminals, grounds and so forth, and yet the pump won't run in the circuit you would...
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Transmission Service, 2007 Tundra 60K Miles
With the mileage that your vehicle has, it is okay to go ahead and do the flush. The flush will do a better job of getting all the dirty fluid out. The reason the flush is not recommended as for...
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Truck won't turn on, battery 4 months old, I need to jump start it but the battery isn't all the way dead, just needs an extra pus
There are three basic possibilities and they could occur all be present to a degree: 1) the vehicle has a phantom load that is discharging the battery; 2) the starting circuit has high resistance; and/or 3) the charging circuit is...

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