Mechanics

ENGINE CUTS OFF

1999 Lexus RX 300

Engine Mechanical problem
1999 Lexus RX 300 6 cyl Automatic 125000 miles

the engine will crank momentarily and then cut off. It won't run.
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Buck2509
September 21, 2009.




Is a car pro going to answer my question?
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Tiny
Buck2509
Sep 21, 2009.
Possible idle air control valve fail
this hapens in the morning? Engine cold

Tiny
Lex so cal
Sep 21, 2009.
So it cranks for a little bit then quits turning over? Has the battery been checked? If it stops turning and the battery is good, use a test light on the small starter wire to verify the crank signal is present

Tiny
Jack42
Sep 24, 2009.

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