Question about Toyota Celica

1 Answer

90 celica I have a 90 celica that idles good but it has no power. I can only go 35 and the engine will only rev to 3000. I replaced the fuel filter but no help. any clue where to go from there?

Posted by on

  • visogy Mar 09, 2009

    where is the catalytic converter on this car? I see a mufler near the back and a smaller mufler about midway back that does not look like a cat. its perfectly round and about 18" long 5" or so inches in diameter and flat ends. maybe thats it?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 32 Answers

Check your catalytic might be clogged.

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

  • Henry KAo Mar 09, 2009

    your should be a quarter to half of the engine easy way there is a senor that goes into it. Try an aftermaket cat you would be able to found it in ebay. Factory cat will run to much money, and also if there is only a performance cat that is perfectly fine to put in.

×

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1991 toyota celica GT chugging


fuel pump sounds to be problem, though I'd replace air cleaner first to rule it out cheaper than pump (pump may have internal filters that are blocked)

Jun 02, 2012 | 1991 Toyota Celica

1 Answer

OK so I've had my celica VVTI 140 (W plate) for some time now and have so far (due to crossed wires with my hubby about checking oil) had to have a newer engine fitted, I think this one is about 6 yrs...


Running a gas tank lower than 1/4 level is one of the worst things you can do, since gas acts as a coolant for the fuel pump that is in your gas tank. In addition, if the gas is a dirty as you say, the cumulative deposits have become a sediment in the bottom of the tank and at low levels is no longer suspended in a volume of liquid-which will clog the 'sock' around the base of the pump, and can even clog your fuel filter. I suspect your fuel system will need a good going over-have the fuel pressure checked (simple procedure) and take it from there-good luck

Jun 01, 2011 | 2000 Toyota Celica

1 Answer

Toyota Celica 140 vvti 2002 Engine starts normaally but as soon as full temperature is reached the engine cuts out; it can be restarted but revs must be kept to about 3000 or above or engine stalls.


Two things I would check. first I would pull the Idle air control motor off and clean it and make sure it is working properly put lube on it i necessary. Next would be the engine coolant sensor. But I think the first will take care of your problem The IAC motor is mounted on the throttle body.

May 01, 2011 | 2002 Toyota Celica

1 Answer

Car idles perfectly but as soon as you accelerate to about 3000 revs it starts to die. have replaced fuel filter, air filter and spark plugs


The catalytic converter may be clogged which chokes out the engine when it cannot release the exhaust pressure.

Jan 09, 2011 | Hyundai Excel Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

When starting, engine will rev up to 3000 rpm then will die. but you can keep it running if you keep it revved up above 3000 rpm


Things to look for: Could be your intake manifold gasket, throttle position sensor, vacuum hoses, throttle body gasket, idle screw, fuel pump, fuel filter, fuel pressure regulator, or maybe you have a split in your gas tank or fuel line(s) that is messing with your fuel pressure. See if you smell gas back near the driver's side rear wheel.

Good luck, those are things I would search for, I can't promise anything, could be a number of things. You should have a check engine light on.

May 23, 2010 | 1993 Honda Accord

3 Answers

Shogun 3.0 v6


your engine is running very lean. you may have a vacum leak, bad injectors, fuel pump, mass airflow sensor ect. do not continue to run the engine or sever damage will result

Nov 16, 2009 | 1993 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

90 mk2 mr2, recent engine fitted from rev 3 37,000 miles. was going up hill, normal speed and it became reallt sluggish on me, had to down shift to 4th and it died in 4th and 3rd then 2nd, replaced plugs,...


fuel pump? fuel filter? clogged cat? clogged injectors? dirty cap?  dead rotor?  is spark wiring correct? timing right? no idea.  good luck.

May 18, 2009 | 1991 Toyota MR2

2 Answers

My wife has had an issue with her 06 dodge caravan that once she puts gas in and goes to take off it stalls and looses power. When I try to rev my engine all it does is go to 3000 RPM and then it sputters...


Greetings, assuming the fuel tank was contaminated enough to cause the fuel filter to become partially obstructed, it would not be good advice to install Techron fuel treatment or any other fuel treatment after installing a new fuel filter as doing so would could very well contaminate the new filter and / or new fuel pump. The vehicle in question has an engine rev limiter while the transmission is in park or neutral so the 2600 - 3000 and sputter are normal which is the rev limiter kicking in. There is not enough information in the complaint to determine if a new fuel filter and fuel pump are justified or not. Personally, I would inspect the plus (+) power lead to the fuel pump first with a volt meter to see if you are getting at least 12.7 volts and if you are, then remove the fuel filter from the fuel tank and inspect before purchasing a new filter. I would test the fuel pump for correct pressure if I found the fuel filter to be fairly clean and correct voltage to the pump. It is not good advice to buy parts before you know what the true problem is.

Apr 16, 2009 | 2006 Dodge Caravan

1 Answer

IT IDLES HIGH AN WONT REV UP


Change all the filters (fuel and air). check and see if all your spark plugs are firing or just change them. if it is fuel injected make sure your injectors are working. Hope something there helps get it running good.

Jun 04, 2008 | 1989 Mazda RX-7

2 Answers

1994 Nissan Hardbody limited rpms when warm


HAVE YOUR EXHAUST CONVERTER CHECKED! IF IT'S BAD AND YOU HAVE IT REPLACED, DON'T LET THE ONE THAT REPLACE'S IT TAKE YOUR OLD ONE!!!!! IT'S WORTH ABOUT $250.00

May 19, 2008 | 1994 Nissan Pickup

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

Related Topics:

151 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

63242 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21981 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...