Question about Mitsubishi Cars & Trucks
Has the code P0120 the car does not work just change the thermostat when I started it started to throw white smoke. loses strength does not develop the speeds
Posted by Anonymous on
Loss of 5-volt reference can be caused by an open in the wire (check the continuity of the wire from computer to TPS) OR a short in the harness or another sensor that uses the same reference wire. White smoke off the engine or out the tailpipe? Loss of 5-volts would never cause white smoke out the tailpipe
Posted on Jan 03, 2018
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Some times the E.G.R. will stick half open. This will make the engine surge or have high idle. Try replaceing the E.G.R. located under the upper intake. Do not go with after market E.G.R. The spring in them are to powrefil and the E.G.R. wil not open. Also try replaceing the O2 sensors. This could give the engine more fuel thus a higher idle. Some vehicles the T.P.S. can be ajusted, do some checking to see if yours is adjustable.
Please contact me if your problem presists.
Posted on Feb 03, 2009
SOURCE: 1999 volkswagen stalled
first check cylinder 1 , spark plug, ht leads, coil,
then clean the trottle body with carb cleaner
if that does not work replace the throttle body, comes complete, and do a basic setting on it with diagnostic machine
Posted on Feb 19, 2009
there is no crank sensor on this vehicles 2.0L. If you have power to the coil, new coil, cap and rotor try this if not done yet>>>Unplug coil power first....Try pulling off the distributor cap, and make sure the rotor is spinning with the cam...If this fails to spin, inspect the entire distributor assembly. If it passes, Inspect all the power circuit and wiring to the dist assembly, if ok possible ecu. i recommend having a mechanic check it out!! Hopefully this helps...please rate...thanks
Posted on Aug 11, 2009
Replace spark plug wires and plugs. Sometimes old wires will arc to the engine block, causing missfire. Check the wires at night with lights off and engine running, if they're bad, you'll defenitely see them arcing to the engine. if they are...replace.
Posted on Nov 30, 2009
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