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Mike Kelly, Toyota Mechanic
Category: Toyota
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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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Well I have a 2002 toyota landcruiser its starts ok when cold

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Well I have a 2002 toyota landcruiser its starts ok when cold and if you turn it off and back on immediately its fine but if u leave it sitting for 5 or 10 mins when warm it wont start it just keeps turning over wont fire. I changed filters and all but doesn't make any difference. Cheers
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.


Hello, welcome. My name is Mike, I will do my very best to
assist you with your question.

Are there any warning lights coming on?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hello mike there is no warning lights coming on jus wont start when engine is warm.

Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.
Ok. From what you are describing this is consistent with the crankshaft position sensor that is causing this issue,this is a common fault. The crankshaft sensor would need to be ohm tested and likely replaced.