Question about 1983 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Sputters and dies

Sometimes the car runs just fine, its an 83 camry, and sometimes it gets a bad miss and then will die, the car was purchased by a friend a year ago and replaced the fuel filter and was told it was original, now a year later it occasionally dies so she took it in and had the fuel filter replaced again and a fuel injection service done, still died occasionally so now i am working on it, it was acting like the fuel pump was going out because when its acting up and you touch the throttle it would die, but if you eased into it it would run up the rpms, so i ckecked the fuel pressure and its perfect, and on top of that its really hard to get started again, its acting like its starving for fuel but the gauge says fine, help

Posted by on

  • andyandangel Jan 28, 2009

    I checked the fuel pressure at the rail where the cold start injector connects and i followed the directions with how to check and even unplugged the regulator and all pressures ckeck ok in not a little bit high than the book calls for

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 10 Answers

Do you have the shop manual? You need verify the workings of each part and system one at a time. Follow the working line. You stated you checked the fuel pressure. Where was it checked? At which location? Was it checked under throttle? Does the fuel regulator check out? Is the fuel good (any water)? These problems can sometimes be a bear to find. It takes time and patience. Do one thing at a time and verify that it works properly before moving on to the next part/attack plan. Check all ground conections from the block/engine to the frame/body. Once you verify that the fuel delivery is good, start looking at emission related parts and fuel management parts (TPS, MAF, Cold start injector, EGR, etc.)

Posted on Jan 28, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

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

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Engine sputters and sometimes dies.


As for the engine, try replacing the fuel pressure regulator. If it accelerates good but when you decelerate it dies, it's the FPR.

Nov 30, 2013 | 1991 Chevrolet C/K 2500

1 Answer

Gas sputtering


there is a vacume control on the trany which when it leaks causes engine to run bad and not to shift properly-its about the size of a small coffee can and it should be on the right side of the trany-Denny

Nov 30, 2013 | Chevrolet 2500 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

89 chevy s10 misfires and sputters when i give it gas, dies when i stop. Sometimes it runs fine, but recently it's just been bad. When i rev the engine it can stabilize the idle, but usually die


check fuel pump pressure- fuel filter --air filter --egr valve if carboned up clean or replace and cat converter feel the exhaust if feels restricted may be clogging up

Mar 30, 2013 | Chevrolet Blazer Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

87camry hesitates&sputters when I excelerate.To the pointof dying


You may have a bad furl pump or bad fuel injactors

Sep 13, 2009 | 1987 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

04 Cavalier/ Sputters then dies out.


First step here is to have the engine control module scanned for fault codes.

May 03, 2017 | 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

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

187 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76848 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8589 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...