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Old 12-14-2010, 01:43 AM   #1
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rpm problem

my tj has been losing max rpm..it is now only abble to hit bout 3750... any ideas what could be wrong?

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Old 12-14-2010, 03:59 AM   #2

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Is the rev limiter kicking in at that low of an RPM? We need more background info to help you out.

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Old 12-14-2010, 04:24 AM   #3
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ignition system, intake system, exhaust system

if nothings obviously wrong and its a high mileage jeep it may have clogged cats or something.
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Old 12-14-2010, 09:24 AM   #4
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When that happened on my Saturn, it's because the plugs were worn and the gap was huge. A basic tuneup fixed it.
That's what she said.
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Old 12-15-2010, 04:13 AM   #5
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it went fromredline to 4500 max now 3750, but only decent power to 3500, i found the distributor to be bad, so ill fix that snd change pugs and hope it takes care of it
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