There are a number of reasons why a car would idle find but sputter when you accelerate. It could need a new spark plugs. You may also have to replace the filters. It might also be an issue with the air flow.
Had a Jeep in the shop here with that problem last week and it turned out to be low fuel pressure. Try running a fuel pressure test. The Jeep would idle ok but when you tried to accelerate the engine would stall.
my 1990 300zx is idling rough what could cause this?
1990 Honda accord ex how would you know if idle air control valve is bad?
There could be several reasons that your 1995 Chevrolet pickup truck, will not accelerate and idles rough. The most common reason is a plugged fuel line.
check airflow meter
Take a look at your idle. what do you mean take a look at my idle? There is a deal within your engine that controls how much gas goes into the engine when you aren't driving. Google it.
could be the throttle cable is stuck or the idle air control valve is not working causing your car to idle high so when is gear would make the car speed up
The 1995 Monte Carlo could have a vacuum leak. An engine vacuum leak can make the car idle up and accelerate.
change your fuel filter, it could be plugged.
1990 gmc p/u 5.7 wont idle showing code 12
Turn the Idle Adjusting screw.
Did you check the throttle linkage or cable?
Your idle reglator needs to be adjusted so it idles at a higher rpm
check the idle air control valve
Your idle air sensor is bad.
tap your gas pedel
clogged catilytic converter
you may have a stopped up fuel filter. or the idle needs readjusting
Idle less, accelerate and drive slower
locate the idle on your 99 cherokee,then take a flat head screwdriver and turn the idle towards the right to turn the idle down. right now the idle is too high. if you dont know waht the idle looks like it looks like a flat head srew with out the head. located in the front of the engine.
There should be an idle screw right by or under your throttle
well. whenever you have a low idle, you use first gear to accelerate. if u have a higher idle or throttlebody, you can just start in second gear.
Idle is computer controlled, no adjustment screw.Idle is computer controlled, no adjustment screw.