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LUNATIC13
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Mar 2, 10:00am - #115534 
NEED ADVICE!

I am having electrical problems with my celica! I had put in a post b/4 and no one replied...I could really use some advice about what is happing. When I hit a bump that jogs the car enough it acts REALLY funny. It is scary! It stalls a bit and the radio completely shuts off! What could this be?

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Mar 2, 10:01am - #115535 
water in ur electrical system...something shorting out...it could be a million things. If you dont' know what ur doin its almost impossible to figure that out...Take it to a dealer thumbsup

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Mar 2, 10:03am - #115536 
might could be something having to do with the battery too confused


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Mar 2, 10:06am - #115537 
I bought the car with after market work already done to it. I am thinking that it could be a lose ground...it keeps running but it feels like it draws the power straight from the battery!

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Mar 2, 10:06am - #115538 
Check the connections to the battery and also the connections to the motor.


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Mar 2, 10:08am - #115539 
Originally Posted by LUNATIC13
I bought the car with after market work already done to it. I am thinking that it could be a lose ground...it keeps running but it feels like it draws the power straight from the battery!



Yep it sounds like a bad ground to me do what I said in my previous post.


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Mar 3, 2:55am - #115540 
Do you have an aftermarket radio?

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Mar 3, 9:34am - #115541 
yes i do! Is that a possible problem?

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