Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Problem with choke not opening on pontiac 6000 1984

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Cars & Trucks Master
  • 5,430 Answers

There is no choke on an '84 6000. The engine has throttle body injection, quite modern for its time. Chokes are only necessary on carburetors.

Posted on Dec 28, 2013

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 Mechanic 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 repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only 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

My choke light stays on my 84 pontiac trans am. Why does this occurr and how can i fix this problem?


I bevieve that year is 305 or 350 with Throttle body injection so remove air cleaner cover start car allow to warm up then see if plate below main injector opens when engine is revved ..if it does then be sure it is partially open at idle .. check wiring underside of air cleaner / loose / heat damaged -----Or if Aftermarket air cleaner then unplugged wires from factory must be looped to create all ok signal .....The Throttle plate at base of unit or old style carb can wear creating unstable idle or choke light signal due to inconsistant air flow ..

Nov 11, 2014 | 1984 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

My choke light stays on while i drive my 84 firebird trans am. Why does it do that and how can i make it go away?


the choke light will come on when the choke is on i assume its electric choke if the choke is on vehicle would run poorly flood out and stall if vehicle runs fine then its in the electrics of the choke switch or a bad wire to the choke that says its on even when its not i would start there first.

Nov 11, 2014 | 1984 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

1985 trans am idles to fast cold


on passenger side, you can adjust the choke idle, it is a little screw underneath the choke base on the quadrajet...if it is a quadrajet car

Sep 23, 2012 | Pontiac Trans Sport Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

How do you check an automatic choke


It depends on the vehicle. Some or all manufacturers have a specific procedure for testing the choke and all its linkages and controls. But just observing your choke in operation from a cold engine (choke butterfly valve barely open) to a warm engine (choke valve fully open) should give you a good idea of how well it works. The electric assist on chokes is mainly for opening the choke a biy sooner than the mechanical operation of heating the spring inside the black choke housing, causing it to expand and open the choke valve.

Jul 23, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

1982 firebird trans am with the 5.0 V8. when started ti immediately goes to 7000 rpm. Looked at the throttle linkage and it appears to be free and working correctly. what else should I be looking for?


DOES ENGINE REV OR JUST TACH READS 7K?
IF JUST TACH READING THERE IS FIX ( RESISTOR)
IF REVS CHECK FLOOR MAT OR SECONDARY ON CARB. HUNG OPEN

Dec 08, 2010 | 1983 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

Heater not blowing hot air will blow cold air


Make sure that the pipe is not blocked and the shift to hot is opening the valves to the blower unit. If this is choked , blocked or not reacting , the section must be checked and flushed out for free water flow.
So remove from the line from the engine and use an external water line to test.

Sep 28, 2010 | 2003 Pontiac Grand Am

1 Answer

I have a 1978 T/A with a 403. the car runs good ,but it won't idle after it warms up. It has good fuel pressure and spark. think its the choke. how can i unhook it to see if that is it?


The choke will open automaticly when the engine is warm in ten mintes or so. Remove the air cleaner to check. If close still replace the chokes vacuum control diaphram mounted on the rear side of the carburetor

May 01, 2010 | 1983 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

My 1987 firebird keeps flooding out,why?


Several things can cause this but start by verify the choke pull off which is responsible for opening the choke plate after engine has started.It will recieve engine vaccum once started and open to allow air into the carb. This is a vacuum dash pot/pull-off externally mounted to the carb with a linkage arm to the choke plate.Without this opening,the engine will be starved for air and put you into a full rich condition. Another external device wchich can mysteriously cause rich conditions is the canister purge valve. It can introduce raw fuel and vapor on start up when failed.It is a black plastic valve near the carb with small and large vacuum tubes.

Jul 19, 2009 | 1987 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

Pontiac boneville 1986 3.8 v-6 choke light is on.


Check to see if the electric choke is stuck on?

Mar 08, 2009 | 1998 Toyota Camry

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

Related Topics:

27 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

77499 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22306 Answers

Thomas Perkins
Thomas Perkins

Level 3 Expert

14398 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...