Why would your car act like it does not want to go when you push the gas pedal to the floor?
That sounds suspiciously like fuel starved. Make sure you're getting enough fuel to the injectors. Check for plugged injectors or dirty fuel filter. ...
Asked in Honda Civic DX
Why does 1995 Honda Civic Dx act like its starving for fuel?
Possibly clogged fuel filter or fuel pump is failing.
Asked in Buick Century
You replaced the fuel filter spark plugs oil in your 92' buick century any reason it would still act like it's not getting fuel?
If it has fuel Injection the Injectors are dirty, get some about 10 cents worth of diesel and add to you fuel and it will clean them. ...
Asked in Chevy Impala
What would happen if fuel filter would fail on 2007 Chevy impala 3.5 v6 engine?
If the fuel filter is clogged, it will act like it is running out of fuel. It can also cause the fuel pump to fail. The clogged filter will overheat the pump and destroy it. ...
Asked in Chevy Camaro Z28
What would make a 1991 z28 5.7 camaro act like it out of gas?
Perhaps a faulty fuel pump or clogged fuel filter
Asked in Car Starting Problems
Why does your car act as if it wants to cut off and then slowly dies out but start back up each time?
Clogged fuel filter or bad fuel pump.
Asked in Fuel Filters
What will cause a 2000 Silverado to act like it ran out of gas?
Clogged fuel filter, defective fuel pump, blown fuel pump fuse, defective fuel pump relay, or it is out of gas and you have a faulty fuel gauge. ...
Asked in Fuel Filters, Chevy Silverado, Ford Escape XLT
What would cause a truck to act like it starving for gas?
fuel pump, fuel filter, dirty injectors, it may also be a ford or dodge, buy a Chevy ...
Asked in Fuel Filters
Why does 88 interga rs act like fuel filter is clogged but it is new and new injectores?
it could be your m.a.p sencor ,e.g.r valve ,o2 sencor or your fuel press regulator ...
Why does your 1995 Vw Jetta act like it is running out of gas?
Clogged inline fuel filter perhaps. Maybe it's tune-up time.
Asked in Fuel Filters, Fuel Pumps, Chevy S-10
What would make a 1992 Chevy S10 pickup act like its running out of gas and cut off even when the fuel pump was replaced?
Try replacing the fuel filter, it could be clogged and not letting the fuel pass thru ...
Asked in Toyota
Why does your 1997 Toyota hesitate upon take off and act like it is going to die?
Several possibilities, most of them having to do with tune-up issues. (a) dirty/clogged fuel injectors - run a can of injector cleaner thru your gas tank (b) dirty/clogged fuel filter - change it (c) vacuum lines are failing - replace the rubber lines (d) fouled spark plugs - clean or replace them (e) fuel pump is failing - replace it. In the order they are listed (inexpensive to expensive), eliminate these possibilities one at a time and see if that doesn't solve...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why does my Plymouth Sundance act like its getting no gas?
Could be a dirty fuel filter or a faulty fuel pump or the fuel tank is empty. ...
Asked in Chevy Lumina, Chevy Silverado, Honda Accord LX
What is the primary function of a map sensor and how does one know it is faulty Does the car act as if it is starved for fuel and as if the tranny is slipping?
MAP sensors should trigger a check engine light. If your car is starved for fuel. Try checking your fuel filter, fuel pump pressure regulator, fuel pump, fuel injectors. ...
Asked in Chevy Blazer, Chevy Blazer S-10
What makes a 2000 Chevy blazer act like it is not getting gas?
Could be a plugged fuel filter or a bad fuel pump.
What could cause your 2002 Kia Sportage to act like it isn't getting fuel when you press on the throttle it act likes it wants to die?
You may want to Check your fuel pump, And the obivous....Do you hae gas?
Asked in Chevy Blazer
Why does your 1988 blazer act like it has no gas?
It could be a vacuum lock. This is the easiest to diagnose. Try replacing your gas cap and see if that helps. If not, it may be a clogged fuel line or fuel injector line or nozzle. You'll have to take it to a mechanic to have this checked out. ...
Asked in Eagle Talon
What would cause a 1991 eagle talon tsi to run fine and then act like its not getting gas?
It could a few different things, but most commonly it's either the fuel pump starting to go out or the fuel injectors need to be cleaned or a dirty fuel filter. You should start with fuel injector cleaner and change the fuel filter there the easiest. Then, if that didn't fix it you should take it to a licensed mechanic. Now if your car is carbureted and you have no knowledge of the ins and outs of a carburetor then again...
Asked in Chevy S-10, Ford Expedition XLT
If the wires on an O2 sensor have been broken off will the engine act like it is starved for fuel?
yes it will act up. the computer is not getting any signals.
Asked in Fuel and Engines, Car Starting Problems
When the ignition wont turn over like its out of gas is that the fuel pump?
Since most modern automotive engines are EFI, I'll assume you're asking about one of them. EFI engines require that fuel be delivered to the injectors at a specific pressure. That pressure is determined by the engineers who designed the engine and EFI controls. Low or no pressure to the injectors can certainly act like the vehicle is out of fuel, but it may just be a delivery problem. The computer turns the fuel pump on when you try to start the engine. If...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What causes a baja minibike doodlebug to act as though it is not getting enough fuel even though it has a new carburetor and starts fine?
Make sure the vent in the fuel tank cap is not plugged.
Why would a 1986 Suzuki Lt 125 run for just a minute then shut off?
Not enough fuel is getting to the carburetor. Check the fuel line, petcock and carburetor. Remove the fuel line from the carburetor and check if fuel flows freely from the petcock. There could also be dirt or debris in the fuel tank. Check fuel filter. Dissassemble the carburetor and clean it. Adjust the air and fuel screws on the carburetor. Check the air filter, is it clogged? If so, this could be one reason. Check the venting of the fuel tank....
Why would a 1997 Ford Contour 4 cylinder act like its flooding when you start it and you can smell the gas?
If the check engine light comes on go to auto zone and have the codes read free. Check the injectors and fuel lines for leaks. ...