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The best answer for this is: Get a tune-up.

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Q: How to stop backfiring?
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How do you stop a 1968 Dodge 318 motor backfiring?

If it is backfiring the timing is set incorrectly or the spark plug wires are not connected in the correct order.

How do you stop a motorcycle from backfiring?

Rev the engine six or seven times before coming to a complete stop. Rev it all the way to the edge every time you stop.

How do you prohibit a car from backfiring?

Backfiring is a sign of improper ignition timing.

What can stop a motorcycle from backfiring?

well if its a 2 stroke it needs new reeds if not, your timing is prolly off a bit

How do you stop a four stroke dirt bike engine from backfiring?

More than likely you have a exhaust leak.Check the headpipe seal

How do you stop backfiring on a car?

Backfiring it normally caused by a car that is very badly out of time. It can also be caused by the spark plug wires being connected incorrectly. Switching to a higher octane will not help at all.

Does Engine Additive stop a 2001 Neon from sputtering and backfiring?

NO, but a good tuneup will probably cure your problems. There is no cure in a can for the symptoms you list.

What does backfiring mean?

"Backfiring" is the present participle of the verb "backfire", to fail in a manner to bring about further misfortune.

How do you stop backfiring in a 1980 350 truck engine?

Backfiring is caused by incorrect timing, or plug wires installed incorrectly which messes up the firing order. Make sure your plug wires are installed correctly. Can also be caused by an overly rich fuel air mixture.

Why is your lawn mower backfiring?

If it is backfiring only when you kill the engine, allow the engine to idle a few minutes before you kill it. If it is backfiring while in use, check the intake gasket and bolts for wear or looseness.

How can you stop a kohler engine from backfiring?

if it only backfires when shutting off, usually this means its getting to much gas!! if it backfires will running adjust carburater.

How do you stop a car from backfiring?

Hey John==Without knowing what you have, it is strictly guessing. Check the firing order. Make sure the compression is ok on the engine. GoodluckJoe

How do you solve backfiring?

To prevent backfiring make sure the belt is tight and in good working order. Also clean the air filters regularly.

Will you end up blowing your Chevy 350 enigine if it keeps backfiring?

Probably. Backfiring is a symptom of a lean condition. Wouldn't want to leave it like that.

Check engine report on engine?


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What would cause backfiring through the throttle body in a 1986 gmc sierra pickup with a 350?

Backfiring in any motor is either badly out of time or a burnt valve.

Chevy 350 backfiring?

Needs a tune up

Is it possible for a faulty distributor to cause backfiring?


Why was the schlieffen plan successful?

no. it ended up backfiring on them

How do you fix motorcycle backfiring?

advance the timing a little.

How do you make your 2008 harley soft tail louder?

Change the pipes for Screamin' Eagle slash cuts. To stop backfiring you will need to fit venturies in the headers and then get the bike Dynoed for optimum performance.

Is a backfiring car more likely to breakdown?

yup it is more likely to break down well if its backfiring that's not good that can mean there is some seriuos internal problems

How can you reduce backfiring on a motorcycle after baffles are removed?

The backfiring is due to leaning out the fuel mixture. You can richen up your carbs a bit either by turning the idle mixure screw, or it may require rejetting your carburetors.

What would cause backfiring?

Exhaust leaks close to the engine.