help! 2.5 no power - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on
Old 03-10-2013, 06:17 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: louisa va
Posts: 46
YJ ALL DIRTY is on a distinguished road
help! 2.5 no power

Went wheeling today and was stuck going up a steep incline because I lost all power past 1/4 throttle. Was in water before the hill came up. Putting a snorkel on soon but I didnt have any water in the filter. I got her home and all the way here (about 10 miles). Same problem. If it was water in the distributor cap, wouldn't it have burned off by now?
94' yj on 33" mickey thompson baja mud claw tires, rough country 4" lift and 2" shackles, full light bar on windshield and a rugged ridge 8500 winch

Whether you think you can or you can't, your right....
YJ ALL DIRTY is offline   Quote
Old 03-10-2013, 07:51 PM   #2
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Posts: 2,303
Garyk is on a distinguished road
All it takes is a little moisture in the cap or wires to misfire.
(Sold)1994 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L, Bestop top
/w steel half door and slider windows
5 speed, 2.5" lift, 31" tires,rack lights
Garyk is offline   Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:09 AM.

User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC. is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC
« Back

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner