Check coolant temperature sensor, or that it is not open circuit. Check wiring to it also as sometime they put a resistor in the wiring loom. (high resistance fools computer into thinking cold engine so mixture is made rich)
Asked in Nissan
Your check engine light is on the manual says something about emission control you washed the enging at the car wash with enginetire cleaner with the engine running could this have caused it?
I washed my car at the car wash, then I washed the engine with engine/tire cleaner with the engine running, since then my check engine light has been on. Sometimes it blinks fast, goes off and then comes back on steadily. The engine sounds like sputter, misfire, rough sound from the tailpipe. The entire engine seems to be running fine, no shaking or bouncing, just running normal. What is the problem? Thanks for your help. ...
Asked in Ford Ranger
You have no brakes on your 96 Ford Ranger when it is running but when is not running it seems to be fine?
The issue here sounds like it's the master cylinder failing. It is not retaining pressure when the engine is running. The reason they feel fine when the engine is not running is because the failing master cylinder is not getting power, and in essence is being bypassed. ...
Does the car have to be on when resetting tire pressure light?
It varies from car to car. In my experience it does help to have the ignition on or the engine running while adding air to the tires. The system seems to recognized the pressure change faster and turn the light out. It varies from car to car. In my experience it does help to have the ignition on or the engine running while adding air to the tires. The system seems to recognized the pressure change faster and turn the light out. ...
Asked in Check Engine Light, Mitsubishi Endeavor
What causes service engine light soon to come on in a 1994 Mitsubishi Endeavor?
The Service Engine or Check Engine light comes on when the ECU has detected a problem with the emissions system. Do not ignore this light even if the engine seems to be running fine. Failure to repair this can cause damage to the catalytic converter especially if the vehicle is not running good or using excess fuel. ...
Asked in Overheating (Engines)
Engine running ruff engine light on heater stopped blowing hot air temp overheat turned off AC seems to run without over heating?
Check your cooling fan
Are minimalist running shoes good?
It seems the a minimalist running shoe, like with most things, has its benefits and drawbacks. One can find experts on either side of the debate: ones who tout the benefits, and others who believe the traditional, cushioned running shoe are more beenficial. It seems to boil down to personal preference. If a person is already considering the minimalist running shoe, he or she likely already knows that it can benefit a persons stride and should give it a try. I am...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why coolant leaks when engine is off but heat wont work when engine running?
The heat is not working because you are very low on coolant, probably because of the leak. Seems to me that it should leak worse when it is running, so I am going to assume you are talking about the coolant overflowing the reservoir, in which case goes back to you being low on coolant and the engine boiling the coolant. ...
Your 1998 Lincoln mark viii lsc seems to run rough and has a rotten egg smell plus the check engine indicator light is on It runs with a stumble what's causing this?
Replace the oxygen sensors. This should eliminate the 'rotten egg' smell. If the engine has lost power, the converters may need replacing. Though there may well be an electrical problem, a partial collapse of an exhaust system component could restrict airflow enough to cause the engine to 'run rough'. The rough running is an electrical misfire in the engine. The egg smell is the catatytic converter disolving with raw fuel going into it. You will have to check plugs, leads, cap and...
1994 ford ranger check engine light only comes on when pulling a trailer load?
check your gauges first is it running hot ? is the oil pressure ok ? if the engine seems to be running fine then it could be a bad ground theres alot of things that could cause this but those are the easyest to determine ...
Can poor voltage cause an engine to idle rough while at a stop yet otherwise run good?
Many rough idle problems are the result of burned valves. At a higher speed, the engine may not seem to be running rough, but may still be misfiring. On the other hand, if a valve is only slightly burned the cylinder may actually fire. It can also be a bad sparkplug, wire or distributor cap. In any case, you'll need to find out which cylinder is misfiring. If you've encountered a misfire problem that seems difficult to track down, run a compression...
Does 2003 Jeep Liberty's engine die if my timing belt goes?
The 2.4 liter 4 cylinder in a 2003 Jeep Liberty is not an interference engine , so if the timing belt breaks the engine will stop running , but the engine will not be destroyed Seems not to be true. I have been looking into this all day and everything points to it being an interference engine. Sorry ...
Asked in Fetch with Ruff Ruffman
Is jay from fetch with rough rough man season 5 nice?
he seems nice on the show but hes really cute too where does he live i wanna meet him ...
Which GPS running watch should I get?
By popularity in people's opinions it seems as though Nike is the best GPS watch for running. It seems to hold the most control and is the best product for the money. ...
Why does a Ford Laser 2000 play up when take off?
I am not sure I serviced mine completely and it seems to run rough especially when I put my foot down on accelerator - it starts jumping like I am running out of fuel. If you find out let me know! ...
Asked in Mountains
Is there an CD collection called rough side of the mountain?
Yes and I love and it seems to be hard to find.
Asked in Fuel and Engines, Hydrocarbons
Can you convert a gasoline fuel injected engine to propane?
Yes. I have a 1995 4.6 litre crown Victoria that was originally fuel injected. It is now a propane only car and seems to be running fine. ...
The engine light on your 1997 ford f150 is on Everything seems to be running fine on the truck and you can not figure out why the light is on?
disconnect the battery for a few minutes, reconnect and start it. if there is no problem, the light will stay off ...
Asked in Mercury Sable, Ford Taurus
Your 2000 Sable idles rough what can I do - it seems like it is missing?
you might have a leaking vaccum hose
Asked in Catalytic Converters
Could clogged catalytic converter cause transmission problems?
It can make the engine run so poorly that it seems like the transmission has problems. It can make the engine run so poorly that it seems like the transmission has problems. ...