How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Tim's Auto Repair Your Own Question
Tim's Auto Repair
Tim's Auto Repair, Mechanic
Category: Car
Satisfied Customers: 15371
Experience:  Have owned a repair shop for 25 yrs.
Type Your Car Question Here...
Tim's Auto Repair is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

1990 cavalier: chevy..poured..intothrottle body, runs good oncestarted

This answer was rated:

2.2 chevy 1990 cavalier will only
start when gas is poured into
throttle body, runs good once


this sounds as if the ignition module may be bad,,i have seen these do this,,,the starter is pulling too many amps away from the icm when you are trying to start it,thus,causing you to loose injector pulse when the starter is turning..the icm is located under the coils



Please ACCEPT my answer so I can get credit for my work.i don't receive commission unless you do ..I'm not always going to be giving you good news,so please don't let this stand in the way of you accepting my does not cost you more money.we will still be able to communicate.. Bonuses and positive feedback are appreciated!if you are not satisfied with my answer,please do not leave bad feed back,i will gladly opt out and let another expert handle the question.PLEASE ASK IF YOU NEED MORE HELP

Tim's Auto Repair and 7 other Car Specialists are ready to help you

Related Car Questions