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Ok....engine died

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Oat, Jan 30, 2012.

  1. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:51 PM
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    Was revving it not even high at all by the throttle switch in engine may twice...Then the engine died, went to go in the truck check engine light was on, battery, oil light was on...

    I fucked up.
     
  2. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:52 PM
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  3. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:53 PM
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    97yota4wd

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    what all did you do when you were under the hood?

    all of those lights come on if your truck/car dies if the key is still on.

    i know this because my car is a piece of shit and dies all the time haha
     
  4. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:53 PM
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    I rev'd the engine maybe one or twice for not even a second...and then boop.
     
  5. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:54 PM
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    i think he means he was under the hood and revved the engine up using the butterfly and it died.
     
  6. Jan 30, 2012 at 12:59 PM
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    curious as to why you were doing that though? what else were you doing? everything plays a factor.
    oh yeah i cought that. but if your engine shuts off and your key is still all the way in the run position those lights will come on im fairly sure.
     
  7. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:00 PM
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    Oat

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    Should i try to start it back up or what, it's pretty hot.
     
  8. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:09 PM
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    the temp gauge is hot?
     
  9. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:10 PM
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    No the engine is hot, i just started it back up, no lights came on and it seemed fine. What the hell happened?
     
  10. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:17 PM
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    maybe you fully closed the throttle?
     
  11. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:18 PM
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    could have sucked something in the fuel line that temperally (sp?) cut off fuel and shut the truck off. when the truck dies and the key is still in the run position all those lights come on. how hot is hot? like normal running temp hot or hotter than it should be?

    your truck just died thats it lol. not sure why. need more details on how it acted. did it act like it ran out of fuel, or did it act like someone shut off the truck and died right away?
     
  12. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:18 PM
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    i have no idea what you were doing up there. Probly choked it out somehow. I dont know if you've ever stalled a truck before, but your dash lights will stay on until you turn the key off...
     
  13. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:18 PM
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    if the truck is running and the battery dies it will still run as long as the alternator is working
     
  14. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:19 PM
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    i just woke up not too long ago, you quoted me too fast lol
     
  15. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:20 PM
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    haha i noticed you edited it after i posted:)

    duerp :D
     
  16. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:23 PM
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    lol youre making me look like a fool! quick change the quote to something smart sounding like 5x5=30
     
  17. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:27 PM
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    thats pretty intense. let me know how that works out!
     
  18. Jan 30, 2012 at 1:56 PM
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    So did i cause any damage with my stupidity, besides to society :(
     
  19. Jan 30, 2012 at 2:00 PM
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    i think this was just a fluke thing :cookiemonster::cookiemonster:
     
  20. Jan 30, 2012 at 2:00 PM
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