Can i get help with my 99 toyota camry 6 cylinder??


Asked by Jun 18, 2016 at 08:10 PM about the 1999 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So i have a 99 toyota camry n have a system well
my fuse blew so they hooked it up strait to battery
so after awhike my car wouldnt start 1 day n did a
clicking than if i let it sit for awhile it started rite
back up but than it stopped starting unless i got a
jump n made a clicking sound so i was told un
hook my system n got another jump amd took it to
get tested they said my battery was bad and my
alternator so i had it replaced rite after tht i took it
bk to get tested again and to mention its starting
just fine but they said its reading my alternator is
bad still and it wont read my battery bcuz the
alternator isnt charging it but its starts just fine
and seems to b running beter what does that mean

3 Answers

Santana St. John

Have you put a bigger alternator in. Possibly battery how much is your system pulling it might be burning out your alternator and your battery going bad from it it cause your system pulling everything and battery getting nothing. Just a guess.

Tony Ciccotelli

I assume the "system" you refer to is one of those giant things in your car making all that noise and vibration besides MY car at a stop light. Suggest you look at the spec sheet and advise us of the AMP DRAW rating so we can determine if your battery and Alternator can handle the load. Santana is may need a larger battery and Alt. to maintain your hearing comfort level. Just for giggles...go to parts store and buy one of those cheap Volt/Battery/Charging system Meters that plug into your cigarette lighter. Let her rip and see where the meter reads when your engine is running. Good luck and get back to us with the result.

Tony Ciccotelli

Crystal...did you ever resolve the issue with you "system"?

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