Can a bad oil pressure switch keep the engine from starting??

Asked by Nov 21, 2013 at 11:57 AM about the 1994 Toyota Camry LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

94 toyota camry 2.2l 4 cyl, automatic. No start, fuel pump works, distributor as with wires and plugs have been replaced.

1 Answer

No...but a corroded main ground connection to an OLD battery can...1994 running with an eleven year old battery...wirebrush the main ground connecton to the battery and to the engine block...if still suffering from an undervoltage condition would suggest that an ignition relay hasn't the voltage to hold the contacts closed~....that's kinda a neat idea that oil pressure could shut things down~....but not gonna happen that way~

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Toyota Camry Experts

  • #1
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    15,450
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    5,120
  • #3
    last_chance_garage
    Reputation
    3,970
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
566 Great Deals out of 103,985 listings starting at $950
Used Toyota Corolla
623 Great Deals out of 66,697 listings starting at $900
Used Honda Civic
376 Great Deals out of 49,269 listings starting at $1,499
Used Nissan Altima
745 Great Deals out of 66,933 listings starting at $1,625
Used Toyota Avalon
140 Great Deals out of 7,136 listings starting at $1,200
Used Nissan Maxima
211 Great Deals out of 16,571 listings starting at $1,650
Used Hyundai Sonata
387 Great Deals out of 47,831 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota Tacoma
422 Great Deals out of 48,089 listings starting at $2,994
Used Toyota 4Runner
264 Great Deals out of 34,366 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 12,432 listings starting at $16,999
2017 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 1,305 listings starting at $11,590
2016 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 1,219 listings starting at $9,900
2015 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
49 Great Deals out of 2,126 listings starting at $6,000
2014 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 551 listings starting at $7,495

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.