Question about 1995 Toyota Celica

2 Answers

Chugs and sputters when taking off

My 95 toyota celica gt 2.2L has recently been sputtering every now and then. just a few days ago it sputtered and chugged when you take off. it would go away when you get up to about 25mph in high rpm. we came to a stop light and went to take off and it lost all power just chugging bad till it came to rest on the side of the road after crawling to a sad stop. i went to start it up again and it turned over and chugged a little bit but would not fire. what could it be??

Posted by on

  • havie666 Jun 26, 2009

    thanx everybody 4 ur help!! well this is what happend. changed fuel pump n fuel filter ($200), didnt fix it. checked the distibitour, the internal coil has fried. spent another $200 for the whole distibitour(might as well change the whole thing since i got this far rite??? LOL!!),put her in n she fired rite up n purred like a kitten again!! so that u again 4 everybodyz help xspecially u GT fan 4 ur lil hint!! :-) i didnt even think bout it till u mentioned that

×

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
  • 5 Answers

I had a problem like this on my 95 gt 2,2 and it was the distributor cap and rotor. I changed fuel filter, fuel lines, etc. thinking it was fuel related, nope, cap and rotor and 10 minutes of labor and shes perfect.

Posted on Jun 04, 2009

  • 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.

  • Toyota Master
  • 22,095 Answers

Its a petrol engine?? dont be so mean and put some more in then it might go ??or your fuel pump has packed up

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

  • Colin Stickland
    Colin Stickland Jun 27, 2009

    internal coil?you sure it has one and not the module ,only ask because i have never seen an engine with a coil inside the distributor ,but their is always a first time i suppose and i dont know everything

×

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

I recently purchased a 1987 toyota celica gt-s. I am dealin with an idle problem/loss of power. Just recently it started acting up. At first it was only happening when i was shifting into second. Shifted...


Check for code there is a small electric boxe may be 1 inch by 1.5 inch you have to jump 2 wire to get code at dash (long blink digit and fast blink unit)

May 04, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

'94 Toyota Corolla Sputtering


distributer cap is probly worn inside-take it off chec for corrosion-maybe can just sandit off but if degraded buy a new cap--also sparkwires wear inside and look normal out--getta haynes book for detailed maintenanc--u gutta nice ol car-keepit new ones to complex

Jan 29, 2014 | Toyota Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

2002 CHEVY VENTURE, ran through standing water, now it starts, sputters, and stalls.


I think you should head to a mechanic. Sounds like you got water in the fuel system. You could possibly resolve the issue by filling up with a fresh tank of gas, but that could also cause more problems if there is a lot of water in there already. I'd take it to a trusted mechanic.

Aug 06, 2013 | 2002 Chevrolet Venture Passanger

1 Answer

My 1992 toyota celica has a lower (about 800 rpm) and rougher idle. I recently have had issues with sputtering while driving, not stalling, but feels like it will. I recently bought gas while the gas...


If you feel that before getting the fuel car was fine, and something has suddenly happened after re- fueling the car, it may be due to the contaminated fuel or the clogged fuel filter.

Nov 29, 2012 | 1992 Toyota Celica

1 Answer

I asked a friend about the sputtering of my car and his answer was theres a posibility that it may be my fuel pump..... is there a posibility that it is my fuel pump at all?


Well I would think that depends on the sputtering its doing. I would check my fuel filter for start. My trucks fuel pump went out and it would run and then stahl. It definetly did some sputtering, I guess you could say, between times. I had an internal water pump leak on a car I owned and it seemed to sputter the first few minutes and then it would sputter and glide and sputter and hop and it got me home at about 20 mles an hour which turned into a more of a knockin sputterin by the time I was cruisin into the driveway. I got lucky not having to get a tow cause it was internal which wasn't apt to leave me stranded as quickly. Im not a mechanic and sputtering takes on a few meanings to me so I would definitely look at a few more posts and maybe even clarifiy a little more.

Dec 21, 2011 | 2007 Toyota Yaris

1 Answer

My 98 Saab 900s started to sputter a few days ago. I put new spark plugs, dist. cap and rotor. The air intake is clear and the hose has no cracks. It still sputters in low rpm at idle and when driving it...


change your fuel filter and check the fuel pressure on the fuel pump you may have gotten some bad fuel try some STP gas treatment make sure you have a half tank of gas and add a little more go somewhere you can drive 55MPH give these websites a try www.alldatadiy.com and www.autozone.com wish you the best of luck Michigan Man.

Mar 02, 2010 | 1998 Saab 900

1 Answer

Sputtering acceleration


Try checking your throttle position sensor

Jul 16, 2009 | 1998 Toyota Corolla

2 Answers

Dodge ram sputtering in low rpms


more than likely its bad sparkplug cables, same problem on f-150 they are probably shorting out somewhere in them

Dec 27, 2008 | 1995 Dodge Ram

Not finding what you are looking for?
1995 Toyota Celica Logo

596 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75117 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

7772 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...