1986 Toyota pickup don`t start after one hour rest during winter.

Asked by Jan 04, 2010 at 01:33 PM about the 1986 Toyota Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1986 Toyota pickup don`t start after one hour rest during winter. (In Quebec, it’s very cold   – 20 F.) No problem when warm, no problem when cold. When the problem occur, I got fire on plugs, but the fuel does’nt come. After it cool down, the engine start easely. I think that a sensor is in trouble. If it’s right, which once. If not, where should I look.

1 Answer

15

If your truck is fuel injected. It could be that the ECU (computer) is reading the coolant temp. and adjusting the air fuel ratio for an engine at that temp. That would make the engine run lean and not start. The only way that could be fixed is with a intake air temperature sensor, I dont know if one of those is avalible for you year of truck.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Toyota Pickup Questions

Toyota Pickup Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 1,040
#2 wabbo369
wabbo369
Reputation 540
#3 LouB
LouB
Reputation 410
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota 4Runner
406 Great Deals out of 20,535 listings starting at $2,499
Used Ford F-150
3,453 Great Deals out of 206,229 listings starting at $1,273
Used Ford Ranger
225 Great Deals out of 7,011 listings starting at $1,450
Used Toyota Corolla
1,401 Great Deals out of 69,171 listings starting at $988
Used Jeep Wrangler
517 Great Deals out of 17,538 listings starting at $2,990
Used Nissan Truck
91 listings starting at $2,495
Used Toyota Camry
1,525 Great Deals out of 101,098 listings starting at $700
Used Chevrolet S-10
10 Great Deals out of 1,632 listings starting at $995

Used Cars For Sale

1994 Toyota Pickup For Sale
19 listings starting at $4,995
1993 Toyota Pickup For Sale
17 listings starting at $5,900
1992 Toyota Pickup For Sale
10 listings starting at $2,250