For example, does it happen when you accelerating, driving on the highway or does it appear at low speeds? After I did those things, I brought it back and it passed. I would recommend taking it to a reputable shop for diagnosis. It could be something as simple as your gas cap being loose. Easy to change cause its right in front of you. This resets the maintenance light, I don't know if it works for the service light or not. Sorry, don't have a 2000 Sienna.
The vehicle has 37K miles and has been used gently. One of the things was to drive 55 mph, then come to a stop without touching the brakes. Some guys actually force them to fit and regret it later on. Toyota service and dealership response has been poor. Therefore, another problem may exist.
If you fix a problem and drive the car through a drive cycle that sets the monitor or self test the light will go off as it passes that criteria that triggered it in the first place. There was No perceivable difference in handling or fuel consumption. The sensors are made for Toyota by Denso. Apparently, either the van was installed the wrong part in factory or the dealer's parts system is wrong. At 68F ambient temperature resistance should be. Many early warning light of this nature were set to illuminate based on mileage.
Engine light keep on and off for the last 40,000 miles now the odo is 102,873 miles. . Don't get a hard on against it as it is a good thing once you understand it. Toyota of stafford, tel: 1-540-720-4700, repair ticket 16153 they test drove car for 2 x 20 mins, found no problem, computer did not log any error codes what so ever according to dealer. The one on my car close to the firewall B1S1 is 89467-41021 and has a green ribbon. So if there is a problem in one particular area that is preventing another self test from running, you can have a situation where one problem is fixed, but another still exists. Aug 19, 2010 The P0420 code is Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold Bank 1 error.
I would say a small percentage of the vehicles that have a check engine light are the result of a loose or inadequate gas cap. Bosch 13355 is an oxygen sensor. This element monitors the amount of air flowing into your engine and helps determine how much fuel is needed for your vehicle to run efficiently. Many early warning light of this nature were set to illuminate based on mileage. And they can be vastly different from manufacturer to manufacturer. Well a year later the van started acting up.
Question: I would like to know if there is a way to read the check engine code manually in a toyota corolla 2005 - Jose from Puerto Rico, December 2008 Answer: Hi Jose. If you have a loose or damaged gas cap, not only will your check engine light go on, but you can lose fuel through evaporation. Don't get a hard on against it as it is a good thing once you understand it. If you have any ideas what needs to be done please let me know. You will notice the maintenance light blink and go out.
One point that was … brought up a recent meeting of technicians was that the amount of hydrocarbons is greater when the gas cap is left off than when the engine is running. Emission system being the pollution control system. The car recovered within 2 to 3 seconds while moving, but lost speed, as the engine was not running. I brought it in for inspection, but didn't pass. About 5 mins later the truck started idling normally.
Prior to this there were so many different and poor troubleshooting data from a check engine light problem that resolving the problem was much more difficult. Regardless, if you decide to not fix the problem, the transmission may last a week, a year, or a decade. In this case its a sideways engine and its closest to the firewall. Emission system being the pollution control system. Feb 17, 2012 The catalytic converter has no bearing on your air conditioning system. And I have a check engine light. While we understand not everyone is a mechanic, understanding why your Toyota check engine light is on can relieve a lot of stress.
I have a 2004 Sienna. Mechanic could not guarantee that light would not come back on. Emission system being the pollution control system. Question: 2005 Toyota Corolla Automatic Have trouble code P0741 for torque converter clutch solenoid performance. My 1999 Sienna had flat tire light.
I had a code P0420, which translates to a catalytic converter problem, but in fact it was a malfunctioning Oxygen Sensor indicating the catalytic converter wasn't working properly. Need to pull codes to find out what is happening. You're on the right track! The plug for this one is under the front passenger seat. Unfortunatley the lights back on again this year and I was looking for those instructions again. Be sure to email the eBay seller and ask if it is used with your year and model. The dreaded check engine light creates instant stress and panic, followed by the question — why is my check engine light on? Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your Sienna and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it.