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  1. It's electrical, my dear.

    1Gen-Tundra
    2006 Tundra DC 4wd with 240k miles on her This is my wife's truck - her pride and joy to drive - so, since I don't drive it every day, I may be missing some information. The truck will start and drive in a normal fashion and these symptoms came on one day, seemingly without warning. The...
  2. 2002 tundra battery won’t charge

    1Gen-Tundra
    Hi guys, so a few days ago I was driving and pulled into a gas station. After starting the truck back up again the trucks battery light came on but would turn off when accelerating. Battery was still charging as shown on the dash but was going down. The next morning I started my truck and...
  3. 2002 Tundra suddenly won’t start

    1Gen-Tundra
    So I drove my truck to and from work today parked it at home and 4 hours later went out to start it. I got in it and nothing, no dash lights, cab lights, no noises, just won’t start at all. Doesn’t even try. But my off-road lights are still getting power and turning on. My dad and I hooked up...
  4. Battery Issue

    Tundra
    I have a 2011 Tundra 4x4 I’m having issues with the battery... I think.. so battery light keeps coming on and truck dies and doesn’t start.. put it on a charger or a new battery in.. runs great for a few days then same problem.. new alternator & battery... checked all ground connects, wires...
  5. Whats the big advantage of the Odyssey PC1700MJT Battery?

    1Gen-Sequoia
    My batt is on the way out. Hasnt failed yet, but in the 20's its wiiir wiiiir wiiiir....vroom. Its a DieHard Platinum, pretty sure a rebadged Odyssey AGM, got 9 years out of it, so happy. Of course, with Sears slow liquidation, they are not longer selling a Diehard platinum. Sad...
  6. Using Solar Instead of Alternator

    1Gen-Sequoia
    I drive an 01 sequoia limited, and the time has come upon which I have become crazy about getting more efficiency(mpg's) out of my car, so here is a question I have. Basically my dad and I were arguing about how much energy the alternator draws from the engine, and since the alternator has a...
  7. Shorted the Starter, starter relay... NOT SURE. HELP!

    1Gen-Tundra
    Rookie on this site but I use it and read it for DIY and other truck questions. Just purchased This tundra a month ago. Love it but it's one problem after another. Here is my my situation below: thanks for the help. Driving down the road and all of a sudden all the power to the truck goes...
  8. Alternator upgrade for 2010 Tundra

    Tundra
    Hello, I've been a long-time silent observer of TundraSolutions..but this is my first post, so thanks in advance for your help! - Has anyone upgraded their alternator in their Tundra, or even have dual alternators? - Has this improved the voltage output for those of you that need it? I...
  9. Battery issue

    1Gen-Tundra
    I'm having a battery issue with my truck. I don't drive it much and when it's cold out, like it is now, the battery will lose enough power so the truck won't start. The lights turn on (although dim) but there isn't enough juice to turn it over. The battery is about 2-3 yrs old, I think and I...
  10. New Battery now CEL (Check Engine Light)

    1Gen-Tundra
    Morning Fellas, Replaced my battery and the day after the CEL light came on, coincidence? Disconnected the battery to reset and now the CEL is off, hopefully for good? Anyone else ever have this issue and if so, why?
  11. Anyway to automatically turn off the dome light after a few minutes?

    1Gen-Tundra
    Is there anyway to configure my 2003 Tundra to automatically turn off the dome light after a few minutes? If the headlights are left on, the truck will automatically turn them off after a few minutes or after opening the driver's side door. I'm looking for similar functionality because my wife...
  12. Green Eye (light) on Battery

    1Gen-Tundra
    HI all, My battery seems to be DEAD and done with however the green light is on and stating it is fully charged??
  13. Battery 2005 Tundra

    1Gen-Tundra
    Need New battery for my 2005 4x4 Tundra. Opinions/suggestions/comments
  14. Suggestions: Need new Battery 2005 DC Tundra 4x4

    1Gen-Tundra
    Hi all, Well, it's the 2nd time that my Tundra won't start in less than 2 weeks and believe the battery is dead! After starting ith with jumper cables and letting it run for more than an hour, the battery is completly dead- click click click... therefore believe it's time for a new Battery...
  15. Battery Wiring Mistake!

    Electrical & Computer Systems
    I have a 2006 Toyota Tundra V6. My dad accidentally wired the positive cable to the negative battery terminal and the negative cable to the positive battery terminal! Some fuses were blown and I replaced those. However, my headlights, blinkers, radio, air conditioner, and the alternator still...
  16. key left on, not starting

    1Gen-Sequoia
    while removing dvd's, my wife accidentally left the key on(i know that you dont have to have the key on to do this, and now she does too:). we went away for the weekend in a different vehicle. after returning home, we were going to the store and discovered what had been done. now, NOTHING...
  17. Starting/battery problems

    1Gen-Sequoia
    I was having starting problems with my 2004 2WD Sequoia for two days. It would start but it seemed to have a weak charge. I opened the hood and found out that the terminals were completed corroded. I cleaned the battery acid off the terminal using baking soda and water. I tried taking off the...
  18. '02 Tundra V8 SR5 Power Inverter Project Help!

    1Gen-Tundra
    I posted this in the Electrical forum, but no response, so I thought I'd give it a shot here. I would like to run A/C power to the aluminum bed box in my 2002 Tundra V8. I need help figuring out the best wiring/mounting solution. I'd like to have access to A/C power for low-wattage lights...
  19. Inverter Project Help Needed!

    Electrical & Computer Systems
    I would like to run A/C power to the aluminum bed box in my 2002 Tundra V8. I need help figuring out the best wiring/mounting solution. I'd like to have access to A/C power for low-wattage lights, radios, small air pumps, cell-phone recharger, and maybe a coffee machine. No blenders, hair...
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