Find:

Location:

Toyota Repair Questions

Car won't start : 1998 Toyota Camry

Car Model: 1998 Toyota Camry
Location: Marblehead, MA Submitted on March 31, 2013

Pat
Marblehead, MA

Car wont start, has plenty of battery.  I hear a clicking only.  engine does not even turn over.  This was sudden, one moment no problem, next moment clicking only and no start.

Rate this Question:

Answers

  • Photo
    Eugene
    11 Franklin, MA
    (0) Rated this answer helpful
    If you have power at the starter I would look at the starter being bad . 
    Posted on March 31, 2013
    Respond
    • Photo
      Eugene
      11 Franklin, MA
      (0) Rated this answer helpful
      When you say plenty of battery was it tested because you can have plenty of power to run things like the radii and lights but not the required amount to turn engine over. Check you battery connections make sure tights and clean . If all good check for power at the starter.  
      Posted on March 31, 2013
      Respond

      Need more advice? Ask our experts.

      Other Toyota Related Repair Questions
      • Jim
        Littleton, CO
        Coolant Flow Control
        My check engine light came on about a thousand miles ago. I had it scanned right away, and they told me I needed to replace coolant flow control. My car has been running normal since, and the check en...
        2006 Toyota Prius | answers (1)
      • charles
        White Plains, NY
        engine cover
        how to remove plastic cover oer engine v6 camry
        2011 Toyota Camry | answers (1)
      • Kristin
        San Diego, CA
        Coolant Temperature Sensor
        I was told the Coolant Temp Sensor is broken on my Camry. The mechanic told me it was an easy fix (although they don't do it) and I could get it at the auto part store and replace. Where would I find ...
        1988 Toyota Camry | answers (1)
      • Paul
        Miami, FL
        Speedometer
        My speedometer began to decrease over a series of months and now does not work at all.  Where should I start to fix this problem?
        1993 Toyota Camry | answers (1)
      • shiuh
        Rancho Cordova, CA
        check enging light is on
        My 2002 toyota camry le  4 cylinder  the check engine light is alway back on after the technician delete it. The code is PO442 it says that EVAP small leadk. after I changed the GAS CAP.
        I  was gone ...
        2002 Toyota Camry | answers (2)
      • R
        Seattle, WA
        idles high, engine continues to turn over after tu...
        I have a 1987 Land Cruiser- newly replaced radiator and rebuilt carburetor. The car idles now without the choke out (which it had to be before) but at 2500 rpms and the engine continues to turn over f...
        1987 Toyota Land Cruiser | answers (1)
      • Pam
        Ashland, KY
        Jumping a dead battery
         When jumping a car with a dead battery, I have always heard that as soon as the "jumped" car starts, one should remove the jumper cables immediately, or risk damage to possibly both cars. True, or no...
        1988 Toyota Corolla 1.3 Hatchback | answers (1)
      • Becky
        Topeka, KS
        Need a water pump, shocks and a tranmission flush
        I took my 2007 corolla in in July 16 to have the brakes replaced. I live in Topeka ks and was coming back from Nebraska and got to Lincoln NE and the maint rec light came on (the oil needs changed) I ...
        2007 Toyota Corolla | answers (1)
      • Kerry
        Turn Signals not working
        I have a 1997 Avalon bought used the turn signals was working just fine now they don't work. We changed the fuse that just blew out and now hazard lights don't work. What can be the problem 
        1997 Toyota Avalon | answers (1)
      • j
        Albuquerque, NM
        Tune-up
        What is one to the car hen I ask for a Tune up?
        2003 Toyota Corolla | answers (2)
      Shop Photo

      © 2014 MechanicAdvisor.com | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy

      We're working on making your car repair experience better.

      sign up to learn more about our groundbreaking new product

      Thank you, we will be in touch soon

      Your email will only be used to send information about our new project