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by drglinski
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: 1.8 noise on startup
Replies: 2
Views: 349

1.8 noise on startup

Good evening all. I'm trying to diagnose and repair the startup noise on my wife's 09 Toyota Vibe :D VVT-1 1.8 motor. This is what it does on startup. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSafiPtq_OI (not my engine but same noise) Initially I thought it was the starter but the more research I have done o...
by drglinski
Sat Nov 10, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Vehicle misfire (?) and hard starting
Replies: 6
Views: 581

Re: Vehicle misfire (?) and hard starting

I replaced the entire fuel pump assembly.

Thanks for the reply. I'll be taking it to a shop.
by drglinski
Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Vehicle misfire (?) and hard starting
Replies: 6
Views: 581

Vehicle misfire (?) and hard starting

Hello Thanks for the acceptance into the group. This is my first post, so please bear with me. I'm having some trouble with my 09 vibe that I was hoping someone could help me with. More specifically, it didn't want to start today. 30 degrees, garage kept, ran/started fine yesterday at similar temps....