Question about 1989 Toyota Camry

2 Answers

Running real rough and uneven at idle and slower speeds

In my 1989 toyota camry, 145,000 miles: Started running real rough and uneven at idle and slower speeds. Any ideas on what I should check first, second, etc?

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Seems like this car have the same symptom wherever it is, I have this trouble as well, I did the tune up, injection cleaning, change spark plugs and spark plugs wires, change the air filter, change the engine mounting but still the same trouble :(

Posted on May 04, 2010

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 151 Answers

I would recommend a tune up.I would change the spark plugs and the spark plug wires.I would also visually inspect the airfilter and change if it is dirty.

Posted on May 03, 2010

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

2009 Camry 5 Speed Manual trans. Has a rough, low idle below 500 RPM whats the cause?


Clean the throttle body bore and plate of any carbon deposits. Also, clean and check the IAC idle air control circuit . If it has electronic controlled throttle body it will not have the IAC. Carbon deposits around the throttle body bore and plate (butterfly) can restrict airflow at idle causing the low uneven idle.

Nov 16, 2015 | 2009 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Why does my 1989 camry 2.2 4 cylinder at initial start-up idle smooth, but upon warm-up idle rough and erratically.


Clean throttle body might help
ck alt 12.5 iDle 13.5 1000 rpm
also run gas low and put fresh new gas gas add'
replace cap rotor wires.ck for obd codes.Let me know

May 20, 2014 | 1989 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Engine runs rough and gets worse when accellerating


PROBLEM TROUBLE AREA
Rough idle, stalls or
hesitate on acceleration :
.Spark plug faulty
. High-tension cords faulty
Ignition problems:
• Ignition coil
• Igniter
• Distributor
. Incorrect ignition timing
Vacuum leaks:
. PCV valve and line.. .
. EGR line..
. Intake manifold.
• Throttle body
• ISC valve
• Brake booster line

• Throttle body
• Brake booster line
. Incorrect idle speed
. Reset timing
. Adjust valve clearance
. Check fuel system . Check air cleaner
. Incorrect valve clearance
. EFI system problems
. Low compression


Dec 12, 2013 | 1989 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

1994 camry 4cyl. was running great. drove it to work and shut it off, then went to start it back up and it shut right off, wont idle. I can keep it running by keeping my foot on gas and its not running...


have your idle control switch check, easy and inexpensive to replace. The idle control switch is what keep the engine stay idle. also have your throttle body clean by a professional having that many miles, it will give you better gas mileage.

Dec 23, 2009 | 1994 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

1989 toyota camry 232000miles Runs rough at idle


YOUR problem is the carby acc pump and idle jet ...... what you need to do is remove airfilter and take the top off the carby and you should see a small ball and spring under gasket ...when you open the throttle it will pump petrol to the small pick up jet and the other jet will take over ...clean out carby jets and rebuild and that should be ok

Sep 23, 2009 | 1989 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

1989 350 runs rough for a while after ineling


have the converter checked it may be partially clogged

Jan 29, 2009 | 1989 Chevrolet Suburban

1 Answer

1989 Toyota Camry will turn over but won't start.


Similar problem for my 89 camry. It ended up being my in tank fuel pump that had died.

Dec 27, 2008 | 1989 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

1999 Toyota Camry Idle Problems on Hot days


Clean the IAC. Disconnect throttle body air hose and you will see a hole on the bottom of the throttle body just before the butterfly valve. Spray throttle body cleaner down the IAC hole and then let it soak about 1/2 hour. Reconnect hose and run engine about a minute and then repeat this process 2 or more times. Toyota engines from 1997-2005 commonly have the IAC get cruded up with carbon as early as 35,000 miles. This is a sImple and cheap repair that many repair shops don't want you to know.

Jun 25, 2008 | 1999 Toyota Camry

Not finding what you are looking for?
1989 Toyota Camry Logo

Related Topics:

514 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75077 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

7768 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...