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Starts to loose power after car gets hot

Manul fold turns cheery red acts like its miss fireing

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  • Marvin
    Marvin May 11, 2010

    Do you have a restricted exhaust?? Do you have a Trouble codes? Kragen auto will check them for free.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    miss fire and loss of power.it act like only 3 of 4 cylenders are fireing

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Cherry red? is the car tuned? as in racing-tuned? Maybe is the catalyst that needs replacementdue to clogging, or the oxygen sensor not working properly, sending a richer mix of fuel than a lean one, causing overheating. Loss of power is because of the overheating. Check the engine temp, and fluids constantly and fix it ASAP. This behavior could lead to athermal exhaustion of the head, fouling fire in chambers, and bending valves, As I said, repair ASAP.

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