Question about Toyota Pickup

1 Answer

Lose engine power at random times - Pickup Toyota Cars & Trucks

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Toyota Expert
  • 291 Answers

What model Toyota? Later model cars have their engines controlled by an ECU which can cut out the engine when it senses problems such as low oil level, overheating etc. When ti ECU sense a problem it could cut the engine power to half )or less) of its full normal power to allow the vehicle to be driven at slow speed to the nearest service center.

Posted on Dec 19, 2014

Ad

2 Suggested Answers

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

Ad
  • 357 Answers

SOURCE: why would I occasionally lose power at random

1/ Massive air leak in intake pipe to throttle body.

2/ Bad electrical wire to rear of cylinder head as engine rocks on it's mounts.

3/ Oil pressure too high holding valves open....new oil pump required.

4/ Loose/cracked connection of idle air hose under manifold.

Posted on Jan 15, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1999 Pontiac Montana 3.4L DTC P0300 Engine light came on and started losing power and making a noise


Well the code is a random miss rather than a specific cylinder.
The noise could be a cam or timing chain problem which would also cause running problems.

May 11, 2015 | Pontiac Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

I have a Honda Pilot. Several times during the last 6 months, the Pilot loses engine power while making a right turn at speeds from 10 to 40 mph. As soon as the turn is complete the power returns to the...


Maybe a blockage in fuel line, I had this problem with my classic Mini when I turned left it would die when back straightened up everything back to normal.

Mar 11, 2014 | Honda Pilot Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

1997 grand cherokee keeps acting like losing power, backfires and randomly shuts off and now it wont start again...any suggestions??


timing belt may have slipped. usually if the engine starts to back fire and then lose power the timing belt is loose. would check this and replace if it looks suspect. also timing belts should be changed at a certain time or miles witch ever is the grater. average is 4-6 years on a engine that don't do meany miles 2-4 years on a heavy run engine.

Oct 15, 2013 | 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

So my car, at random, will randomly lose power. The Tachometer will dip about 500 rpm, and then bounce back. This will slowly increase until the car stalls out, and it happens whether i've popped the...


To start with please do the following:
- Check the spark plug cord's resistance. (8 K Ohms- 25 K Ohms).
- Check spark plug gaps. (0.7 mm - 0.8 mm).
- Check reluctor to pick-up air gap. (0.30 - 0.40 mm).
- Check distributor cap for cracks or water accumulation inside.
- Check ignition timing. (10 - 12 degrees at idle speed).
- Adjust engine idle speed to 650 - 750 rpm.
- Check the valve timing.

Sep 25, 2013 | 1994 Toyota Corolla

1 Answer

Vehicle loses all electrical while driving


check the neg cable where it attaches to the engine block. that might be loose

Jun 17, 2013 | 2007 GMC Yukon Denali

1 Answer

Ford focus random power loss


Did you ever fix the problem I have a 2005 focus and its doing the same thing

Feb 01, 2013 | 2005 Ford Focus

1 Answer

My car will die in the middle of driving, without warning. I lose power steering, power brakes and the engine. However my lights and radio are fine. I drift to the side and have to put it into park, shut...


This may be due to a failing antitheft system. This is very common on Gm vehicles. Read everything on this link. Next time this happens, look for a light on the dash that says "security". If you see this light, the anti theft is definitely your problem. http://vatspasslockpasskeysecurityhelp.yolasite.com/

Sep 30, 2011 | 1993 Buick LeSabre

1 Answer

Why would I occasionally lose power at random times.When starting the engine , every so often I will lose rpms and the car will stall.


1/ Massive air leak in intake pipe to throttle body.

2/ Bad electrical wire to rear of cylinder head as engine rocks on it's mounts.

3/ Oil pressure too high holding valves open....new oil pump required.

4/ Loose/cracked connection of idle air hose under manifold.

Jan 15, 2011 | 1987 Volkswagen Jetta

1 Answer

Code reads random cylinder misfire. sporatically


well... the misfire codes are logged in when its running bad, but first I would want to verify fuel pressure when its running bad.

Oct 18, 2009 | 2006 Suzuki Forenza

1 Answer

1991 gmc sonoma random loss of power


could be the crankshaft sensor causing the timing to be off if it has a coilpack type distributor or if it has a gear driven distributor then it could be either the distributor itself or possibly just cap and rotor

Feb 13, 2009 | 1993 GMC Sonoma Club

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

Related Topics:

87 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8548 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...