Having problems with your Cars & Trucks ?

79 jeep cj5 starts but won't stay running - Cars & Trucks

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Cars & Trucks

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

79 jeep cj5 starts but won't stay running - Cars & Trucks

... Cars & Trucks

Will start but will not stay running - Grand Cherokee Jeep Cars & Trucks

I had the same problem. i replaced sensor after sensor and it kept stalling. i finally replaced the crankshaft position sensor and it's been running strong since. i have a 1996 jeep grand cherokee laredo so i hope that this will help!! ... Jeep Grand Cherokee

I was driving on freeway all asodend all gages droped to o liked my car die pushed gas a fue times it started back up a few stops latter got in car it started warming it up then it die had jest put gas in tried agin started but would not stay runing. waited to had jeep towed home.then it would not start at all tom driver hope in after tow home it started he drove it off the truck im scared if i drive it. and brakdown again i now fule pump dont go out and then jest fix them selfs ?

Check or change the fuel filter ... 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Hello, The GMC 89 TBI 305 in my truck eats up fuel badly in very cold starts. It will start then idle down to almost a stall then idles slowly back up, but remains rough until I step up the RPM's until the rough running goes away usually in 5 seconds or so. Then the idle will stay properly and idle down slowly in usually 5 minutes. Why do I have this rough start? The motor has a new fuel filter, plugs, wires, distributer cap, rotor, timing set and the garage bumped up the 5.7 amps to 6.0 amps t

Two thing ive found on this model is idle air control motor and the injectors like to foul out. using a timing lite to look at the injectors helps to aid to see if there spraying correctly. if this shows to be good the pressure regulator may have gar ... 1989 GMC Sierra

My 78 Jeep CJ5 Runs badly once it warms up - CJ5 Jeep Cars & Trucks

The systems that run that engine are relatively simple and straightforward.Your carburetor is adjustable, using a vacuum gauge and simply turning the air screw in and out till you get the highest reading without causing any shaking or missing. ... Jeep CJ5

My '93 grand cherokee 6cyl 4.0 would not start. It will start when i boost the battery. i have a brand new battery. i removed the battery and tested it and i got 12 volts at the battery terminals. When it is running i read about 12 volts on the car battery gauge. I disconnected the cables to the battery and it stays on runnining. I also got 14 volts at the alternator terminals. I''ve noticed that when i turned of the engine and try to restart the jeep, the battery status guage pointer will stay

Find the blown fuse or bad ASD relay - that'll get it going. Outside chance you might have a wiring problem, ground or something, but the PCM turns that ASD relay on, which supplies the injectors and the alternator field with power.If you ... Jeep Grand Cherokee

The problem started with me having to touch both the positive and negative side of the coil with a test light before the car would start. the positive side was bright and the negative side was dim, but it would start for a bout 10 seconds and just instantly die, the rpm needle would just drop, after doing the same thing a bout 4 times the jeep would stay running all day. The next day it would start over again. Now ti will not start at all, there is no spark from the coil and both sides of the co

Check out the crank position sensor,if its bad it wont give any spark to the plugs.on the 4.0 models it located in the trans bell housing on the drivers side near the top. ... 1990 Jeep Wrangler

Im having trouble starting my jeep when it starts i have to give a little starter fluid and it will run fine but acts like it starts loosing power truck eventually dies and when i try to start it turns over and kills battery on second or third turnover acts like its not getting any gas .and when i turn ignition on lights in the inside kinda dimmer .if i leave home with it it will drive fine when i take off but within ten minutes the whole car just shuts totally down looses all power and try to t

I'm sending you a wiring diagram so you can get an idea of what your wiring routing is like. What I think you have is a regulator not inside the alternator but inside the computer. Therefore replacing the alternator will not help. Charge the ba ... 1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee

I have a five cyl 2004 Chevy Colorado that will not stay running on a cold morning. (anything below freezing) The truck will start and then shut off within 10 seconds. The engine light comes on and after I wait 45 seconds the engine will start but shut off again after 10 or 15 seconds. If the temperature gets down near zero I may need to go through this process 20 times before the truck will stay running. When the truck does stay running the engine light will stay on for an hour or so and

Could have an air temp sensor going bad,it controls air fuel mixtures at different temp.I would start there. ... Cars & Trucks

Friday while driving the dashboard gauges stopped working except the speedometer and RPMs. No air, no power locks or truck release. Also all the indicator lights you see when the key is on the on position stay on. Im in vegas. Sunday at start up they came back on, that night back off. Then son in law tried to fix and now anti-theft(which stopped working with dash instrument issues) is on and car won't run. It starts then cuts off like its not getting gas. In addition the radio hs the letters "LO

... 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Start car but doesnt want to stay running - Cars & Trucks

... Cars & Trucks

Truck will start but not stay running - Voyager Chrysler Cars & Trucks

Sound like fuel problem could have restricted fuel filter. ... Chrysler Voyager

My timing belt keeps coming off, I have replaced the tentioner two time's and bought a new belt, after i get the belt on and start the car, the belt kicks off again. I tried bypassing the air conditioner with a smaller belt, Which was advised for me to do from a garage, but the tentioner just kicked it off. I can't get it to a garage because it won't stay running, and it cost's like 300.00 to have a tow truck move it for me! Do you have any idea why this might be happening? I need my car back A.

Idler pulley gone ? Make sure your alternator and every thing else lines up ...good luck ... 1998 Ford Contour

My Chevy Corsica blows the 15 amp fuse that is connected to the computer and fuel injector every once and awhile. When it happens the car dies and coast to a stop. After setting for a few minutes you can put a new fuse in and the car will run again for a few days. And Sometimes it blows 3 or 4 fuses before it starts again other times you stick a new fuse in and it kicks right over. Mechanics that I have taken it to have given up because it never shorts out when they have it..or stays shorted out

... 1992 Chevrolet Corsica

I have a 1999 jeep grand cherokee 2wd with the inline 4.0. for the last couple months it will run for a while then all the gauges will shut off and all dash lights will come on, but the car will still run. the stock amplifier was removed. messed with those wires and the problem stopped for a while. it has started to happen again. this time with more problems. the interior dome lights stay on the power windows don't work. the air is suddenly hot. and it stalls out sevreal times in a few miles

Electrical problems are nearly impossible to diagnose without actual hands on testing...However, I would check the grounding of your dashboard as well as connections at the back of the dash itself. If the problem changed while you were moving the das ... 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Starts with starting fluid wont stay running - Cars & Trucks

... Cars & Trucks

1990 Cadillac Deville Sedan with 40k original miles is running ruff. When I am driving it and pushing on the gas the car hesitates as it increases speed. At the same time in started running ruff, the car starting having problem starting up. In order to start I have to push on the gas, which I never had to before. Also every other time I start the car the seatbelt light and indicator sound would stay on. The only way to stop this from happening is to turn the car off and start again. I do not kno

8.8.8\015\012. . F\015\012F32\015\012.7.0\015\012F.8.5 surface discharge detected..Means something is drawing power..Check engine mounts,, the mechanic may be right about the cylinder..this will not show in any dia ... Cadillac DeVille

My 1990 Cadillac Deville is running ruff. When I am driving it and pushing on the gas the car hesitates as it increases speed. At the same time in started running ruff, the car starting having problem starting up. In order to start I have to push on the gas, which I never had to before. Also every other time I start the car the seatbelt light and indicator sound would stay on. The only way to stop this from happening is to turn the car off and start again. I do not know if this problem is relat

Yes the codes are some-worth related.F32 - EGR Circuit FaultF85 - Prom ErrorVisit www.ddcsn.com/cps/rde/xbcr/ddcsn/1-mbets-04a.pdf The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system's purpo ... Cadillac DeVille

I have a 1990 civic si with a intermittant start and stall shut off warm put fuel in it go to start and stalls do this two or three times and stays running may not happen for a week or two or will happen cold start and stall a few times and than stays running replaced distributor and still has same problem today died while driving ,pulled over started and stalled 20 times thanstayed running for a minute than died cranked 20 times started drove home car is still running where do i go

Replace your faulty coil.That gives the same symtoms ur saying. ... 1990 Honda Civic

2004 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 will not idle. It is a hit or miss problem, as I went out and started the car, and then got it into the grarage. Once in the grarage, I turned the car off. When I started it again it would not stay running. It starts and if I give it gas it will stay running.

It could still be the problem did you lightly tap on it while it is running? Is the check engtne light on.? ... 2004 Dodge Stratus

2005 CHEVY SILVERADO 2500 HD DEISEL TRUCK WONT START AFTER CHANGING FUEL FILTER. Have primed & Pumped fuel filter. fuel comes out., Truck tried to start twice but wont stay running. first time very short and week. A couple hours later second time a little stronger but not alot and also didn't stay running. We cranked it for five days while re charging batteries in between primeing, cranking and Batteries running down.

... 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD 2WD

The car was running fine we drove it to the store no Problem with the Jaguar 1989 XJ6 the car was running fine we drove it to the grocery store and came out it would not start put gas in it and it started-got it home shut it off went to crank it and it would not start-added more gas to it still no start added some gas where the air filter is just a little and it started and stayed running for about 15 mins then i cut it off and it would not start again hmmmm? i can hear the fuel pump power up

Sounds like fuel pump is bad. Running fuel low puts alot of strain on electric fuel pumps. The fuel acts as a coolant for the pump, that's why it's advisable to keep at least 1/2 tank. It sounds like your pump finally just gave up. Pump might be maki ... 1989 Jaguar XJ6

I have a 1990 Cadillac Deville that is running ruff. At the same time in started running ruff, the car starting having problem starting up. In order to start I had to push on the gas. Also every other time I start the car the seatbelt light and indicator sound would stay on. The only way to stop this from happening is to turn the car off and start again. I do not know if this problem is related but could it be the ignition control module? There is no check engine light that comes up so I d

There can be a misfire too from the cylinders.An engine that \015\012hesitates, stumbles or misfires when accelerating or when\015\012 it is under load is an engine that is either sucking too much air, not \015\012getting enough fuel or m ... 1990 Cadillac Deville

I have a 2001 Nissan Maxima that will not stay running in the cold weather. Whenever it gets below about 40 degrees outside I can start it up just fine, but then it will immediately die out after a few seconds. If I push on the gas pedal it will stay running and once the car warms up it will stay running. I have tried a few different things but nothing seems to work. It still won't stay running in the cold...and it sucks not being able to warm up your car in the morning. Any thoughts or

... 2001 Nissan Maxima

For about a week now my fan kicks on automatically when I start my car. Then today when I went to start my car it cranked then shook for about 30 seconds. I was able to drive it but it seem to be running hard. Then about 20 minutes later I went to start my car it started and cut off. This happened three times. On the fourth attempt I held the gas for a few seconds and the car stayed running long enough to make the 10 mile drive home. No lights came on the dash board. However the gauge was h

This could be caused by several things first thing that comes to mind would be a sensor, such as the coolant temp sensor which controls per say the choke on your car giving it more gas to crank when it is cold as apposed to when it is at normal opera ... Chrysler Concorde
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.carrestorationshop.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 4.5796 seconds