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Chugging and power lose

When driving my pt cruiser it chugs like mad and there is a serious power lose.there are no engine warning lights coming on or no other warnings.even when idling it chugs.

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Major tune up and change the crank sensor and the camshaft sensor. Also look at the wire harnes for both they have a problem shorting out. Mostly the harness to the crank sensor at or above the oil filter. This wire shorts because of heat and needs to be rerouted and insulated. Also, make sure you have all your gaskets inside of the intake maniflods and throttle body is secure with no air leakes. Change all your senors on this car that seems to be the trouble with this car is the sensors........runjoe

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

  • don gaudry Nov 06, 2013

    i have the same problem with 2001 pt cruiser

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