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Cold Start

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by saweetlou, Jan 17, 2011.

  1. Jan 17, 2011 at 5:19 AM
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    saweetlou

    saweetlou [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Its -20 here in Toronto this morning and it took 3 attempts to start my truck, the first 2 it would fire then shut off. So Im guessing that its the cold start injectors, anyway to test them.
     
  2. Jan 17, 2011 at 5:22 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Need to know what motor.
     
  3. Jan 17, 2011 at 6:08 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Now that I look at both motors, neither has a cold start injector. I would suggest getting a block heater if it's going to be that cold.
     
  4. Jan 17, 2011 at 6:08 AM
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    saweetlou

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    Sorry 02 3.4
     
  5. Jan 17, 2011 at 6:21 AM
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    twfsa

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    881 Front coils, Bilstien 5100's all the way front set to "0" Icon Dynamic's mini leafs in rear, stock tires.
    I am guessing its just too Fu**ing cold out.
     
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