Question about 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

2 Answers

No compression on 04 cavalier

Started to run rough at a idle.turns over fast but will not start so pulled the plugs and check the compression on the first two holes and got no reading at all thanks for any help

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,692 Answers

Timing belt is off or out of time allowing the valves to be open on the comptession stroke ergo no compression Replace jumped or broken timing belt.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 7 Answers

You need a new set off rings this is a big enough job

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Decreased engine, now it shudders & idles rough


The water has gotten past the plug boot seal. Pull the plug tire off the plugs and use some compressed air to blow out and dry the plugs. Some times the water can really get deep so don't pull out the spark plugs.

Mar 23, 2014 | Suzuki Vitara Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Rough engine idle


you don`t say if you have checked anything so start with the plugs for condition and age as well as plug gap.then the ignition wires they may need changing.the engine compression can affect idle and give the impression its alright at higher speeds.fuel injectors if they are dirty can cause rough idle and run okay at higher speeds.just somethings to check

Jan 11, 2012 | 2004 Pontiac Sunfire

2 Answers

I have a 96 cavalier z24. when I start it up the


Autozone and similar stores will check the codes in the computer for free usually. That is the best place to start. Other possibilities are Engine Coolant Temperature sensor (saying the engine is cold when it's not) or excessive fuel pressure (bad regulator or blocked return line)

Nov 24, 2009 | 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier

1 Answer

04 cavalier running rough


a gas cap loose is not going to make it run bad. you wil need a qualified repair shop to ck that .

Sep 25, 2009 | 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

1 Answer

1998 Cavalier Quad 4 2.4l runs rich wont rev past 1500 rpm


can be a mass air flow, idle air flow ,or even a hole in the tube between the airbox and the throttlebody........any air leak will cause this to happen.make sure you have no vaccuume lines off either

Feb 01, 2009 | 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier

2 Answers

1995 cavalier z24 running rough


check all your plugs and wires

Jan 29, 2009 | 1995 Chevrolet Cavalier

1 Answer

1989 chevy 350 automatic, white smoke


white smoke is antifreeze try checking the compression

Nov 08, 2008 | 1989 Chevrolet C1500

2 Answers

1989 Cavalier Z24 3.1 rough idle and hesitation


It sounds like you may have a broken exhaust valve spring, although, like you have found out problems like this can be very hard to diagnose, but anyone with a compression tester and couple other tools could find out if this is the case. Hope this gives you another idea where to look.

Sep 29, 2008 | 1989 Chevrolet Cavalier

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Chevrolet Cavalier Logo

Related Topics:

293 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60867 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6811 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...