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Have a 2008 PT Crusier. Its missing when at an idle. Also it starts missing when taking off. However it smooths out when ruinning with no missing. The machine shows multiple miss fires, and I have had it tuned up with new wires. My mechanic says it has to have a burnt valve that will only get worse. Also he says it wil need to have the timming belt change since it has 91K on it. The ruff prices to fix is 1200-1500. Does this problem sound right?

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In regards to your timing belt being replaced, it's best that you have it done per manufacturers specifications.
As for your misfiring, there are many factors that can cause this issue. If you are mechanically inclined, I recommend you begin a compression test and cylinder leakage test. One of these tests will help you determine if you have a bad / bend valve.

Posted on Jun 24, 2017

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SOURCE: NEED WIRING DIAGRAM FOR 2002 PT CRUSIER STARTER

Hello chk614, my name is JShreader. Thank you for choosing fixya.com.

Here is a picture showing the Wires connecting to the Starter...
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If you are looking for the formal Wiring Diagram...see below...
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I hope this helps you. If you have any more questions or need any more diagrams, please don't hesitate to ask...Thanks again, JShreader!

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

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SOURCE: 2001 PT crusier sunroof will not close, motor must

The motor is gone and the switch could be gone too.

I would replace both to be on the safe side.
The switch is not that expensive. The motor is more expensve.

Posted on Apr 04, 2009

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SOURCE: How do you change antifreeze

You have a drain plug on the botton of the engine. Your filer is right there as well.
Changing the coolant there is a plug on the botton of the ratiator. Lefts side (Driver) right on the radiator lower tank. Make sure you refill coolant correctly. Get all the air out of the system Run the heater at full blast.

Posted on Sep 02, 2009

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SOURCE: My timing belt broke while

Timing belt not timed right or bent valves.

Posted on Dec 13, 2010

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