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tundra prob.

Discussion in 'Tundras' started by TnRedNeck721, Oct 27, 2011.

  1. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:37 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    hahaha. yeah i did not think it would be the battery. lol
     
  2. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:38 PM
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    your battery, get the alternator checked as well.
     
  3. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:38 PM
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    If it is the V-8: I've heard its a real bitch to get to.
     
  4. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:38 PM
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    Read post#38 for starter
     
  5. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:39 PM
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    agreed... connections were good...
     
  6. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:39 PM
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    yeah it’s the 4.7 V-8 and thanks guess we’ll have it towed to the dealer. we’ll check battery.
     
  7. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:41 PM
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    also battery is only like 3 years old. but i know age dose not all ways mater. (and yeah i know that can go sooo many ways) lol
     
  8. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:41 PM
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    lights and radio draw 10amps max.

    the starter can draw up to 50amperes
     
  9. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:41 PM
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    If you have the ability I always recommend doing it your self to save a TON of money.
     
  10. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:42 PM
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    My stock one died after 3 yrs. Then the starter took a shit within the same week.
     
  11. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:43 PM
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    i’ll go down there and take a look at it and see. i have not done to much work on car’s trucks. have done some but not on my own. helped my uncle that lives 12h aways for 2 weeks. when i was 13
     
  12. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:43 PM
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    damn!
     
  13. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:44 PM
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    Dealer will rape ya.

    Pull the battery, and take it somewhere to have it checked before you go and waste money on a tow if it can't be jumped. Take it anywhere but the dealer, unless they do it for free.
     
  14. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:46 PM
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    also, if the contacts inside the solenoid are bad, they can be corroded or even worn down to where its not making a good enough connection.

    starters rarely go bad and are 9 times out of 10 misdiagnosed and the solenoid/ internal contacts iare the real culprit.
     
  15. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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    If it turns out to be the starter then tap the solenoid with a hammer or rock, it usually works.
     
  16. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:48 PM
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    ok we will. idk if they would charge or not never had one checked. i could do like M3 said and hook mine up.
     
  17. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:48 PM
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    Unfortunately the starter and the starter solenoid are in the same spot.
     
  18. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    They have never charged me to check a battery. Just use jumper cables (with your engine running), so there is no chance you kill your battery and then you would be stuck to.
     
  19. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:50 PM
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    but $10 for new contacts is cheaper than a whole new starter
     
  20. Oct 27, 2011 at 9:51 PM
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    Whith what it takes to get the starter out of this truck, you're better off replacing it.
     
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