Mechanics

CAR WONT START

1986 Toyota Pickup • 130,000 miles

I was driving the other day and the car just stop oil is good is not overheating just stop since then if I try to start it is just click pls help.
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Hbirhb04
June 4, 2012.



Make sure the motor turns. Rotate it by hand to make sure the motor did not seize

Roy

Ok thanks I try it 2morrow

Tiny
Hbirhb04
Jun 4, 2012.
Did you hear any rattling before the truck stalls?

Rasmataz
Jun 4, 2012.
Yes I hear that

Tiny
Hbirhb04
Jun 4, 2012.
Inspect the timing chain-remove the distributor cap and turn the engine over manually is the rotor turning if not timing chain broke

Rasmataz
Jun 4, 2012.
Yeah I check the timing chain is ok but I did see one of the piston is stuck and now I need a new engine or I can try to rebuild it thanks for the info do realy help

Tiny
Hbirhb04
Jun 4, 2012.
Try rebuilding it- 22R or RE are good engines if its a 4cyl on it-

Rasmataz
Jun 4, 2012.
But do I have to take out the engine on the car? Or I just can do it in there or how much do you think is gunna cost me to pay some one to do it

Tiny
Hbirhb04
Jun 4, 2012.
Dunno how much and if you haven't done such thing best have someone else that knows how to do it-

Rasmataz
Jun 4, 2012.