Camry v6 97

Asked by Jul 07, 2016 at 09:48 PM about the 1997 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hi , i have a camry v 6,1997.last few days it is
stalling on the road during drive esp at low speeds
and whenever i stop at red signal, but it does start
on second ignition. Things just got worse today
when i was unable to start it ( seems battery
problem) as the warnibg Led is still there.engine is
cranking but car not started.What could be the
possible reason? And if you guys know any good
mobile mechanic in springfield

4 Answers

1,240

Did you happen to notice the Check Engine Light ON when the engine is running? You might need a throttle body and IAC cleaning

Engine light not on.few days back after rain,it began stopping while driving on the road after taking jerks.i started on second ignition.then today i guess battery gone

40,485

Omi123, sounds like you may have a spark issue. Fill a water bottle with a spray top and mist down your plug wires with the car running. If you notice any snapping noises or the engine bogs down, you have bad wires. Not sure if you have coil packs or the old style distributor on that model year, but spray those down as well. You should also notice the engine bogging down as well. That jerking feeling is a good clue that you have a spark leak. If no results with the water, check your vac lines. Post back with findings.

1,240

Omi....did you find a fix for this vehicle?

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