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what is wrong ?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by GabeMazie, Dec 22, 2010.

  1. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:39 PM
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    GabeMazie

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    I might not be in the right forum but i finished my 3" body lift today, and my truck is not starting sometimes, it just dies.. what could be wrong ? is this a wiring problem ? or something with the gas ? not too sure. help please !
     
  2. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:40 PM
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    98tacoma27

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    Define not starting

    *click click
    *turns over but doesn't fire
    *does nothing at all
     
  3. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    i turn the key to start it up, and it starts but given a second it just dies.
     
  4. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:43 PM
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    Were you required to disconnect anything? Or lengthen/relocate wires?
     
  5. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:44 PM
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    not sure. i know that we havent tighten to radiator yet, could it be that ? we just zip tide it.
     
  6. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:48 PM
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    You lifted the body three inches but didn't loosen anything?
     
  7. Dec 22, 2010 at 4:54 PM
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    lol, im not say that.
     
  8. Dec 22, 2010 at 5:13 PM
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    You can't just lift the body 3" and not loosen some wires and hoses. It could be a broken wire, lose vacuum hose, the gas line..........
     
  9. Dec 22, 2010 at 5:20 PM
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    First thing I would check is all the bolts you removed or loosened during the lift process- Mighta messed up a ground.
    Next stop is rechecking everything you stretched or disconnected during the lift....
     
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