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Dumping way to much gas

When you try to start it will only run at 3000 rpm or above and even at that rpm it still loads up with gas

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Reply to Steve P. It will start and run fine every time except if I go faster than2500rpm.checked so many things and replaced many parts. What could it be? It starts right back up.


Hey Karen.. I do not recall what all has been done,...try this.... While you are sitting still, vehicle in park,see if the engine will rev over 2500 rpm?... try holding the engine at 3000 rpm.. see if it will stay at 3000 rpm.. If it does, try 3500 rpm... see if it will stay at 3500 rpm... try this and let me know what happens.... ??when it stops does it sound like its running out of gas??? remind me what vehicle/make/model. etc we are working on .. please...
Karen, use the comment section to reply.. please mark as helpful.. we can connect through comments.. ( I just happened to stumble upon this!!).. Thanks..

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My saab 95 1.9 tid revs fine in neutral when put in drive and pull of there's no power won't go above 3000 ram any ideas


HI Derek.

There are a few possibilities that come to mind.
3K RPM is generally about the break-even point for when Turbo boost would kick in. There is a dump valve on the turbo system that opens up and vents the extra turbo pressure under high-rpm situations where the boost isn't needed - say high but steady speed on a freeway. If the dump valve system is malfunctioning, then that anticipated turbo run-up in power won't happen.

Revving fine when in neutral may not tell you much, other than that the engine can rev. The gating system will (or should) run differently under load - whether climbing a hill or accelerating, this is where you want the turbo boost to give you the extra power. THat's where the exhaust gate should stay shut, or mostly shut, to allow the turbo to force more air into the pistons.

You might want to check whether the APC (Automatic Performance Control) for the turbo has a separate fuse. (The name might be different on your model, I'm remembering from my 80s/90s era Saabs). If the fuse is blown, that could also lead to lame performance, especially as I'd imagine that the system would be built to fail or go to full open if the APC fails or loses power - that'd keep people from having run-away power that they can't manage.

Hoping this helps

D

Dec 08, 2015 | Saab Cars & Trucks

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My 94 nissan sentra doesn't run smooth over 3000 rpm or if you mash the gas pedal


I have a 2000 Chevy Tahoe that did the same thing. I changed the oil pump, new oil, and head gasket. It now has power and doesn't fall on its face when I step into the throttle hard. Hope this helps.

Apr 21, 2014 | 1994 Nissan Sentra 4-Door

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Dumping to much gas


Fuel rail problem, maybe ? Check fuel rail pressures.

Mar 21, 2014 | 1998 Dodge Dakota

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1993 3.4l camaro Idles fine when first started. After a few seconds it idles rough and rpm drops. No power when driving. RPM will not go above 3000 even if floored when driving.


there are a few reasons to ur problems 1st check and or replace fuel filter -check and or service egr valve -carbon usually builds up in and around valve causing rough idle -no power and can cause non start problem ---also air filter - fuel pump-bad gas -timing skip-pcv valve-catalytic converter clogging these are some of the problems usually one of the first 2 is the problem good luck

Jun 21, 2011 | Chevrolet Camaro Cars & Trucks

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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.

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