93 V6 Toyota motor home. Hasn't run in 11/2 yrs. Drained old gas, put in new filter, air filter, plugs, distributor/rotor, new plug wires. Turns over nicely but no spark. Can smell fuel. Any sugg

20

Asked by Oct 30, 2016 at 06:31 PM about the 1993 Toyota Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

4,575

verify there is voltage at the primary coil..as always get a NEW battery, get new cables or assure solid connections that can supply the needed 40 amps to the system...the engine block and the fender/chassis...make sure the juice can get through to the coil~ and power is assured...use a phillips screwdriver instead of the sparkplug to see if you got a spark in the first place~ can follow up with more PM and wait for me to research drawings to work from~

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer
20

Thanks. Will check the coil next week (motor home is on a remote island) when a friend can accompany me. It has a new battery on a trickle charger & battery cables are good. Turns over but no spark.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
4,575

power to the coil (primary) might be wire has fallen off or been chewed by creatures~

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
20

Very likely wire got chewed by mice who were living in the air filter! Will let you know if that works ASAP. Saturna

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
4,575

keep testing the power to the coil..where it quits is the trouble zone~

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Pickup

Looking for a Used Pickup in your area?

CarGurus has 1 nationwide Pickup listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postal Code:

Search Toyota Pickup Questions

Toyota Pickup Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 1,040
#2 wabbo369
wabbo369
Reputation 540
#3 LouB
LouB
Reputation 410
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota 4Runner
5 Great Deals out of 311 listings starting at $5,995
Used Ford F-150
443 Great Deals out of 7,100 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Ranger
62 Great Deals out of 309 listings starting at $2,495
Used Toyota Corolla
206 Great Deals out of 2,801 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Ram 1500
49 Great Deals out of 450 listings starting at $2,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
118 Great Deals out of 1,098 listings starting at $3,300
Used Chevrolet S-10
5 listings starting at $3,490

Used Cars For Sale