Question about Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

HI ya my Mitsibishi Verada will drive well until I slow down to a stop and then the idle will just cut out???

Why won't my idle idle at the normal 900 - 1000 rpm when stationary??

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 17 Answers

Hi try testing your egr valve, that usually happens on Mitsubishi. If is an older model might want to check the CO2 sensor and catalytic converter

Posted on Jan 11, 2013

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Welcome Back:

    Visited the website for 2 consecutive days.

  • Contributor
  • 24 Answers

Most automatic transmission cars have what's called a "TCC switch". It's a switch by your brake pedal that when activated. It releases pressure in the torque converter, so when you come to a stop, it let's your engine turn more free, (torque converter clutch. Check fuses, that switch, and all connections to the transmission.

Posted on Jan 11, 2013

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 12 Answers

SOURCE: rough idle / engine surges until power is applied

Sounds like a possible vaccume hose leak?

Posted on Feb 07, 2009

  • 158 Answers

SOURCE: slow acceleration, high rpm

This sounds normal to me! The engine will read that rpm when accerlerating lightly. It is the stall of the torque convertor. The oil pressure will always be higher when the rpm's are higher, or when the oil is thicker - cold.

Virbration? That is a different story. Oil won't cause that.

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

  • 290 Answers

SOURCE: i have a mk3 golf gti 2.0 engine stops when i slow

Add a can of SEAFOAM to gas. Replace fuel filter(will have goop in it). replace fuel filter before next 500 miles. Add SEAFOAM every 3000 miles after that, and that should fix 99% of the problem. good luck.

Posted on Aug 29, 2009

  • 117 Answers

SOURCE: RPM dial goes up and down when at a stop.Very low

sounds like vehicle may have a vacuum leak somewhere. u can try to spray some throttle body cleaner around top of engine area around black plastic and see if rpm changes or engine stalls.

egr valve could be sticking. (exhaust gas recirculation) typically this would turn on a check engine light but not always. no easy fix/diag here requires scan tool and replacement if bad.

Posted on Nov 19, 2009

Testimonial: "Okay! Willing to give it a try."

alicantecoli
  • 22156 Answers

SOURCE: Engine idle problem. Range Rover 4.6 HSE 1998 Have

sorry but you have tried everything i would have done except that i would have checked the engine breather pipes for deterioation like perished or soft and collapsing .you would be surprised how often this is the main cause of this sort of problem

Posted on Aug 21, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Car cutting while driving and idling just keep going up and down


Check your RPM, check if it is rushing when you turn it on. Set the RPM needle to exactly 1.
Try this first.
or.......................

When slow down and stop the car engine shuts off Inspection Service Cost...
R33 GTS RPM Gauge Cluster Fix FIJI

Aug 23, 2016 | Chevrolet Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Have a citi golf 1.4i 2007 car drives fine but sometimes my ref counter drops & car just cut out,this only happens when i approach a stop street,speed bump or just slowing down it happen when the



spacer.gif spacer.gif spacer.gif
check the two main fuses near the battery , take them out, spray contact spray inside & light sand the fuse legs before fitting. also check the ground wire is connected well. Other than that could possibly be map or maf sensor ( same part some call it map some maf) but my bet would be the fuses and or connection

Mar 26, 2014 | Volkswagen Golf Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Car starts but won't idle until I accelerate


has base idle speed and kurb idle speed. allows engine to close throttle opening when shutting down to stop pre-ignition or engine running on

Nov 14, 2012 | 1988 Chevrolet Camaro

1 Answer

My 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 idles high upon starting it.


Check temp gauge if It doesn't get to normal heat range it won't idle. Your thermostat needs replacing.

Aug 23, 2012 | 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 2WD

1 Answer

2003 kia sorento keeps slowing down to a stop but doesnt cut off.I have to wait before I press on gas again.


I can't see the T/Belt giveing that problem however if the T/Belt is due it should be done ASAP because if the belt breaks it can cause pistons to hit valves (Very expensive to fix) but could be the catalytic converter or a number of other things. My thought would be to undo the o2 sensor in the exhaust & run car this will allow exhaust to escape without going through the catalyst. If car stops slowing to a stop you know that the catalyst is blocked. Or remove the catalitic converter & look through it it should look like honey comb you can see through. P.S your car posibly won't go without the o2 sensor in.

Jun 17, 2012 | 2003 Kia Sorento

1 Answer

What does it mean when a 1997 bmw 528i starts shaking so hard until it shuts of


it could possibly be ur idle valve(air)....if there is a hissing sound when u cut the car off??? spray break cleaner toward the engine block and if the shaking stops its def ur idle valve

Jun 08, 2012 | BMW 528i Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2003 Olds Bravada. Turn AC on and the truck begin to surge sometimes cutting off but starts right back up. The air is cold but the truck don't stay on when idling. When on the hwy there nis no problem...


Possibly an idle air control motor. The iac is on the throttle body. You my just need to clean it and the throttle body with carb cleaner . Good luck!

Jun 20, 2011 | 2003 Oldsmobile Bravada

1 Answer

MY 2002 cuts off when i slow down or downshift to lower gears while driving after a major head job;what could be the problem with the sensors ;I have changed the air-flow sensor but what else could cause...


Hi there, It may be the manifold air pressure sensor or idle air control sensor or you may just have a vacuum leak. you need someone to use a scantool to check all the perameters. and go from there. Regards Ben

Aug 12, 2009 | 2002 Kia Rio

1 Answer

Car starts while in idle but shuts down after about 3 minutes if


Check the Fuel Pump and Fuel Filter. Sounds like 1 Or Both are Bad.

Jan 24, 2009 | 1997 Chevrolet Suburban

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

75 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76164 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

Randy Ohler

Level 3 Expert

14585 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...