Can You Help? Hi there i have a 1997 toyota hilux surf and seem to be having trouble turning the engine over, some days it turns over straight away and other days it can take between 5-10mins to start up, i had the glow plugs changed a few months ago, can you help me please?

asked by


26 Jun, 2012

  • 69%
    Solved this issue
  • 92min
    Time to fix
  • 64%
    Recommend to DIY
Need a faster answer?
Sounds like your starter. They don't just go out all at once most of the time. Its a gradual thing. Eventually it will just not work one day when you go to start your car. I'd get that checked. hope this helps.
  • Were you able to resolve it?
    Yes No
    Awesome !
  • How long did it take to fix?
    Good to know
  • Is it better to DIY or Repair?
    DIY Repair
    Got it
Instant Repair Help
over the Phone or Video