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When I push the gas pedal my car's check engine light starts flashing and my vehicle boggs down and wont build up speed. When i let off the gas a little my car then slowly starts to pick up speed and my check engine light stops blinking. ive been told i need a new coil assembly and all new spark plugs and they estimated $242 is that right?
... 2000 Hyundai Accent
My 2002 V6 4wd s10 pickup wont start. Checked battery its fine. checked alternator and it passed. it will not turn over. after inserting the key and turning the dash guages and lights will blink ans spasm and continue to do so even after the key is out. then sometimes when i ty to start nothing will happen except the engine light will come on. Could this possibly be realted to spark plugs? those have not been replaced in a long time.
Check your ignition switch (located on the steering column under the dash) If this is working, you will hear an electronic switch click when you turn the key on - if you do hear it then replace your starter ... 2002 Chevrolet S-10
1990 acura, when it gets hot outside, the check engine light comes on and wont let me start my car. Happens after about 12 hrs of sitting outside. Starts fine in the morning on my way to work, but then when i get off, the check engine light is on, and it wont let me start the car. At all other times the car runs just fine. Starter is working well with engine sounding like going to start but doesnt. At times if i let the key in ignition, the light will go off, and then i can start the car
Unfortunately anything could be causing your check engine light to come one. You'll actually need to have it towed to autozone or someplace like that to have the car scanned to determine what is causing the issue ... 1990 Acura Integra Hatchback
The overhead console lights do not work, they used to work for only a short time, now not at all. The dome lights work. While driving today the engine quit, and it wont start. Dash lights, dome light, headlights all work. The check engine light does not come on and it wont start. When the check engine does come on, it starts. This has happened before but it has never just died on me. Anyone have any ideas?
All lamps inoperative?1. Slide the I/P ilumination rheostat to the right. The lamps should light, If not, remove, inspect and test the dome lamp fuse (in Fuse Block: Cavity 5 / Fuse 15Amp / Courtesy Lamps).2. If fuse is OK, repair open ci ... 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee
My 1998 Chevy cavalier i was driving it tonight and all of the sudden the car's check engine light came on and started to blink so i pulled over and the blinking stopped. I started to go again and the check engine light started to blink again after reaching 45mph i slow down 40 and it stopped again. The engine is running rough too through all of this. I did blow a radiator hose the other day and none of this started till after i did it. Also i had a high idle and it stopped after resetting the c
Need to pull codes from computer see if it throwing any codes out ... 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier
93 honda accord wont start check engine light blinks rapidly
Was there a solution to this one? my 93 accord lx is having the same trouble except it wont start at all now. ive got gas and spark and will crank but not start. wont throw a trouble code either just get the flashing CEL and clicking from control box ... Cars & Trucks
I have a 1995 Subaru Legacy Sedan and my check engine light is on. Sometimes when I pull out into traffic and push on the gas too hard then stop at a red light, my check engine light starts blinking and the car starts shaking. If I pull over and sit for a minute the car goes back to normal and drives fine after. If I don't let off the gas to let it change gear (and this is Auto trans) it shoots up to 4 or 5k rpms and the shaking starts again and the light starts blinking again, etc. Had the sens
... 1995 Subaru Legacy
The ECL and check engine light come on everytime the car starts. that is if it starts. In the heat or just randomly the car wont start. it will crank but wont start.the only time the car does start is when the ECL and check engine lights come on. this usually happens during the day. also, at night the computer keeps the right headlight from working and the brights from working. when i flick the brights on the lights go out. This problem even messes up the LCD screen in the center of gauge cluste
WHAT YEAR AND TYPE? ... 2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
2004 FORD TAURUS WONT START. WHEN TRY TO TURN ENGINE OVER, HEAR ONE CLICK, THEN NOTHING. TESTED BATTERY, GOT 12.6 VOLTS. TESTED WHAT I THINK WAS THE SYLANOID, KEY IN OFF POSITION, GOT 12.6 VOLTS. TRIED TAPPING STARTER WHILE TURNING OVER, ONE CLICK, THEN NOTHING. NEED ADVICE ON WHERE TO START. aLSO GOT A CHECK ENGINE LIGHT THAT WHEN DIAGNOSED, SAYS MISSFIRE. PLEASE HELP.
Just a wild shot in the dark are the battery cables on real tight also you should get @ 13 vdc on a good battery ... Ford Taurus
I just bought a 94 camero v 6 3.4 did tune up on it (spark plugs , wires,fuel filter ,oil,oil filter, cat.,flowmasters ,battery, egi or sumthing like that , Pcv valve, brakes , radiator cap , new python alarm,cleaned fuel injectors and fuel cap ive already done) my prob is when I hit gas peddle CHECK GAGES LIGHT comes on and blinks red only when accelerating though and once driving for 30 or so miles check engine light comes on . . Another PROBLEM . . car wont start quick enough for push but
Have you scanned the computer for codes. Might be a good start.Also if you have an extended crank I would be curious to see what fuel pressure is at and if it holds fuel pressure. One thing you can check is to see if the fuel pressure regulat ... 1994 Chevrolet Camaro
Have 2002 chevy astro van with check engine light and missfire code. Did complete OEM parts tune-up, engine still missfires. Occasionally the check engine light goes off and engine runs fine, then light comes on and starts misfire. I was told to try injector cleaner, I did and check engine light went off for about a day then came back on again. Need help, any idea where I go from here???
... 2002 Chevrolet Astro
Went to crank my Jeep..it started..then 3 seconds later it died..this happend 3 times. Now it wont crank at all. All lights are lighting up..radio, warning lights. My check engine light is on as well as something that looks like the oil light and a solid red blinking light! HELP PLEASE!!
Need to replace your battery and like you have a dead cell in your battery. ... 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
I have a 1994 jeep grand cherokee it will not start . It cranks but wont start check for spark and fuel . I notice if you level the key in the run postion for about ten or fifthteen minute check engine light comes on the vehicle will start . Alsoe notice when it wont start only warning light that come on are abs air bag and also notice overdrive light flashing . check all connection all fuse and relays remove ecm and check wiring and ground and voltage replace ecm with one from junk yard it
Your right about the temperture. Your temperture sending unit as its cool or cold may be shorted to ground making the whole system short out. It does'nt have to be the coolant tempsenser though as any senser shorted will do it. You can find the pr ... 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee
1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee 8 cylinder, My "check engine" Light wont come on. Truck runs, then shuts down. I try to check the codes, Turn on, turn off, on, off, on. I get nothing. No check engine light at all. After I disconnect the battery for awhile, It starts' right up. When I check the codes again, all the comes up is code 12, (Battery disconnected from PCM within last 50 starts). Will a "Crank-Sensor" work, then not, then work again? Could that make the "check engine" light not come on? The
A failing crank sensor sometimes won't set a code, but it will not prevent the check engine light from coming on.I'd test it with an ohmeter both hot and cold just to make sure it's good, but think your problem is likely to be a connection betw ... 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Check engine light is on when the car starts and stays on. Then when driving it and giving it some gas vibrates and the check engine light starts blinking Reducing speed makes the check engine light s
... 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Security System I have a 1996 Oldsmobile Achieva, My car sometimes shuts off when its idling or when im driving it, it doesnt hesitate or anything just shuts off, Then my Check Engine and Security light come on and It wont start till the lights go off. Another thing is that, lately my lights on my dash have been blinking like crazy when this happens the car will shut off also, I heard it maybe the Camshaft Sensor? I could really use some help!
You need to go to autozone or advance and do an obd2 scan. This will give you codes so you can plot your next course of action. It will tell you if a sensor or something else is faulty ... 1996 Oldsmobile Achieva
I was driving when my oil light started blinking off/on and my car started to lose power. i pulled over and when i took a look under the hood i noticed that the oil i just changed the week b4 was draining out. i got under the car and notice the drain plug was gone then after a few minutes my battery drained. i checked all spark plugs and cylinders (no oil or water), replaced the drain plug, put new oil and charged the battery. now my car wont start (engine doesnt turn over) but the car has power
Chec ur batt connections-make sure terminals r clean n tite ... 1995 Toyota Avalon
I have a 2003 cvp. As I accelerate to get on the freeway, or under severe load, the check engine light blinks. Code was misfire in cylinder 6. A mechanic felt it was not the coil or the spark plug, but the injector. He told me to put cfoam (sp?) in a full gas tank and see if it helps. My gas pump then went out and I replaced it. This AM, I was driving and accelerated hard and the check engine light started to blink. I pulled over, turned the car off and re-started it, but now the check en
More than likely you have a misfire due to a coil. In 11 years of working at a ford dealer as a driveabilty specialist I have never seen a crown vic injector fail. If it has a misfire code again I would replace the coil and plug on the appropriate cy ... 2003 Ford Crown Victoria
Car drives fine sometimes then it will sputter and not go above 2000 rpms car wont go. sometimes wont start sometimes will. its a 2005 ford escape. the check engine light has been on for two years and has ran fine. then the first time this happened the check engine light was flashing. then it did it again and the check engine light didnt flash but was still on. smell bad too once the episode has happned.
Sputter, backfires, droping of rpm's usually coz of fuel stravation, check fuel pumps, fuel filter, cars with carbs checks fuel floats fuel line... if fuel line is blocked will result with the same symptoms... another angle you need to check is elect ... Ford Escape
Wont start... i have 2001 dodge stratus, i went out to start my car an it wont start, it makes a clicking noise. i had the starter replaced an it still wont even turn over. the lights, radio, windows an everything work. the check engine light is now on an the oil light. checked the oil an it isnt low.. any ideas of what it could be?
I believe I may have had a similar problem. I have a 2001 Dodge Stratus ES with a 2.7L V6. I just recently finished doing a complete engine rebuild. Upon putting the entire thing back together, I tried to start the engine but to my dismay, only heard ... 2001 Dodge Stratus
02 exterra 6cyl , engine shakes a lot at red lights the idle needle on dash looks normal but engine shakes a lot . the other day when I first started my car the check engine light began to blink but stopped blinking after I started driving on the street. it also started sometimes giving me trouble starting so I'll turn the key give it some gas when it happens. the battery is like 3 or 4 years old already. should I replace the car battery
Engine shake could be misfiring or even a broken engine mount. Not related to your battery. ... 2002 Nissan Xterra
I have a 99 dodge grand caravan. Over the weekend the check engine light came on. I stopped at Advanced Auto Parts and had them check it for the code. Nothing came up and the light eventually went off. This morning, when I started the van, the engine light came on again and the van was running and ideling rough. As I was driving it to work, the engine light started flashing at me. I think the first time was around 7 times, the second time it blinked 10 times, and the last time before I got to wo
The flashing engine light indicates that one or more cylinders are misfiring. If possible take to Advanced again and have them give you the code numbers. If you post the codes in here we may be able to help find a solution to your issue. Would start ... 1999 Dodge Caravan
Truck wont start red light keeps blinking fast keep hearing clicking under the hood and in the cab dont know what happened got in the truck to start it, and had driven down the road and it died. now the digtail read out in the cab reads zero even on the miles. It keeps telling me check engine temp and chargeing system error dont know what to do thinking its the anti theft device. Please help!!
THAT SOUNDS LIKE LOW VOLTAGE. PUT A VOLTMETER ON THE BATTERY WHILE TURNING THE KEY IN THE START POSITION. IF THE VOLTAGE DROPS BELOW 8 VOLTS, THAT IS TOO LOW. BATTERY NEEDS TO BE CHARGED OR REPLACED & TERMINALS CLEANED. IF IT STARTS CHECK THE CH ... 2004 Ford F150
The truck wont start and when i open the door the alarm light is blinking and check engine light is on and comes on and off every 7 to ten seconds
You have to turn the alarm system off. It is keeping the car from being started. I hope you know how because I sure don't. These alarm systems cause more problems for owners than for thieves. ... Isuzu Rodeo
2001 Isuzu Rodeo wont start and alarm light blinks as soon as you open the door and if i leave the key open check engine comes on and blinks every seven to ten minutes
Need to check for fault codes for the engine and the security system. the problem may be connected somehow, but it sounds as if you may have multiple problems. ... 1998 Isuzu Rodeo