Question about Geo Metro

1 Answer

1992 geo metro, can only get it upto 60mph, slow throttle it will increase in speed upto said point,quick throttle the car bogs down and has no power. what should I be looking for. no code recorded.

Posted by on

  • tube_floater Jul 15, 2008

    found the timing to be correct,belt appeared to be new,marks ligned up,timing was good. digging deeper I found the cat was broken up inside the exhaust. plugging it up

  • hollandx Jul 30, 2008

    is there a diagram showing how to replace the timing belt on a 92 geo metro and where its located? thanks..Leon

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 702 Answers

Sounds like the timing is retarded. When was the last time the timing belt replaced. The timing belt is wearing out and stretching causing the timing to ****** itself.

Posted on Jul 15, 2008

  • Lee Quiroz
    Lee Quiroz Jul 15, 2008

    Yep, that'll do it too!

×

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:

2 Answers

This is a 1997 Geo Metro with 1.3L engine. It starts and runs at fast idle but will not increase RPM's unless you hold the pedal to the floor and then it slooowly increases RPM's (like 30-40 sec.). It...


Manifold Absolute pressure sensor is bad....
It has a plug and a vacuume hose .... and is on the firewall... unplug it and see if that fixes it...

Sep 24, 2010 | 1997 Geo Metro

1 Answer

How do u replace 1992 Geo Metro Ignition, is it easy to do yourself?


Make certain you get the right Distributor. There are two different types Electric and Vacuum timing-advance versions. The coil is as simple as the plugs. But be ready to shell out some dough.

Before you pull the distributor out, make certain the rotor is pointing towards some area in the interior of the engine bay you can point the new one in easily.

Then it's just pull and plug wires! Have fun !!!!!!!

Sep 13, 2010 | 1992 Geo Metro

1 Answer

Auto trans will shift some times and manual only


It may be just the vehicle speed sensor. Does the speedometer work OK? The vehicle speed sensor tells the computer how to control the shifting and it also sends a signal to the speedometer. Is the trany full of fluid, is it fairly clean? It should be red. Most vehicles, you check the fluid with the engine idling, in park.

Dec 12, 2009 | 1992 Geo Metro

3 Answers

1992 geo metro cranks but does not start. Will


check compression on all cylinders or the timing. both could cause puttering but no starting.

Mar 29, 2009 | 1992 Geo Metro

3 Answers

1992 geo metro 1.0 engine seems to flood and idles high can't adjust idle it's low as it goes and still idles high timing is right on any suggestions?


You might also check the single injector, had a friend's that the fuel pressure regulator had been messed with and was over-pressurizing the injector, that weakened the injector allowing it to flood at idle and also when cut off (the injector was leaking)

Jan 24, 2009 | 1992 Geo Metro

2 Answers

93 Geo Metro


As long as they are the same type of engine ( I believe they should both be 1.0L 3 cyl engines). Most parts for the Geo Metro from 1992 to 1994 interchange with out a problem.

Nov 10, 2008 | 1993 Geo Metro

1 Answer

Swapped motor in '94 metro 4 cyl.


Check the mass airflow sensor and the throttle position sensor - either of those would cause similar problems if they're reading incorrectly.

Aug 25, 2008 | 1994 Geo Metro

4 Answers

1992 geo metro


The check balls I put back in were slightly larger. You should be able to get them from any transmission shop or the Chevy dealer. I got my gasket from the Chevy dealer.

Jul 02, 2008 | 1992 Geo Metro

1 Answer

Fuel


hi there it could be a number of things including the fuel filter could be blocked or there could be something in the lines if it is a fuel injected vechile it could be a injector but my bes bet is and seems like it could have a weak fuel pump

Jul 01, 2008 | 1995 Geo Metro

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

Related Topics:

366 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Geo Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70387 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6880 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...