car will not start


Asked by Aspire_494 Jan 22, 2016 at 08:07 AM about the 2005 Toyota Avensis

Question type: Maintenance & repair

bought this car, drove home no problem ,until next morning ,car will not
start,the engine turns over but will not fire, had alternator changed a day
before by the other person who we bought the car from, can anybody please
help, as the car has been sat outside the house for 2 weeks.
        many thanks

3 Answers


so yeah, you bought a sick horse from an unscrupulous person- or maybe they didn't know? doesn't matter, you are still stuck with a dead horse- so goes horse trading from time immemorial-


thanks,i know i got ripped off but i need to fix it? any more ideas other than the junk yard

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My car has the same fault does anybody have any ideas

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