MY PICKUP FAILED TO START

  • Tiny
  • Dlarton
  • 2003 TOYOTA TUNDRA
  • 149,000 MILES

My pickup failed to start. No headlights/brake lights/the doors would not unlock via the remote. No interior lights/gauges or radio. I replaced the battery, checked the battery connections, and the truck is just as dead as before. New battery voltage is 12.6V.

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Saturday, November 17th, 2012 AT 3:59 AM

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  • Tiny
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You have a fusible link failure somewhere. My concern is why. It blows for a reason

Roy

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Saturday, November 17th, 2012 AT 4:01 AM
  • Tiny
  • Dlarton
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Hi, Roy. That would be the large plastic box coming from the positive side of the battery? Can I check it by examining it like a regular car fuse?

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Saturday, November 17th, 2012 AT 4:03 AM
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Use a test light to check for power on both sides.

Roy

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Saturday, November 17th, 2012 AT 4:17 AM
  • Tiny
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I will! Thanks, Roy.

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Saturday, November 17th, 2012 AT 4:40 AM

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