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Old 09-20-2006, 09:01 PM   #1
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Hesitation when cruzin?

My 2.5 4cyl seems to hesitate or lose power when I attempt to keep a certain speed. Usually in 3rd or 4th @ 2k rpms. It doesn't seem to do it when I am going over 60 mph. It kicks back in after a couple seconds or so. Any suggestions? I replaced the plugs and didn't make any difference.

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Old 09-21-2006, 11:20 AM   #2
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Are you running the A/C? Any time the compresor kicks in it will bog down the engine. Just a thought. Griz

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Old 09-21-2006, 09:25 PM   #3
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Don't have a/c. It's like it loses power totally and then kicks back in suddenly. I have used injector cleaner to no avail.
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Old 09-21-2006, 09:50 PM   #4
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you could try cleaning the throttle body with some barrymans carb cleaner
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Old 09-26-2006, 11:08 AM   #5
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Also might check timing and /or vacuum advance hose to distributor. Griz
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Old 09-28-2006, 06:51 AM   #6
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Found a vacuum hose disconnected. It seems to be running alot better. Thank you for all the help.

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