2000 Toyota Yaris Problem

The Problem

Avatar Kolin
Joined: 10 years ago | Profile

Car has been working fine, starting first time, runs nsmoothly.
This morning, engine turns over, plenty in battery, petrol the lot but just won't start. Not even try to fire. I am guessing the immobiliser. Tried two keys both do the same. Is there anyway to check.


Car Toyota Yaris
Model Year 2000
Category Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
All Toyota Yaris Problems


Avatar W1ZZ
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 6 | Profile

change battery in remote could be that the key does not recognise car as there may be a chip in side the key auto electriction your best bet


Avatar Ian Pirrie
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 22 | Profile

Sounds like you need to go into a Toyota dealer. There are chips within the keys that are recognised by a transponder around the ignition barrel. I worked with toyota about 6 years ago and if I remember corectly you can plug onto hand held computer and re-program the keys. Best bet to phone local dealer. Ian

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