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Loss of power. idles and cranks fine. just no power. the gas

Customer Question

loss of power. idles and cranks fine. just no power. the gas pedal goes all the way down and no power
JA: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?
Customer: it runs great sometimes then it will loose power. it also will surge sometimes
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 2005 5500
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i have a scanner and codes are p0101, p0237, p0652, p2228.v the maf is reading 0 percent on the scanner
JA: Got it. Anything else you want the Chevy Mechanic to know before I set up your one-on-one?
Customer: thats it
Submitted: 26 days ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Cary York replied 26 days ago.

Hi, I’m Cary and I’ll be helping you today.
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What size engine?

Expert:  Cary York replied 26 days ago.

Did this just happen or is there a history of this problem?

Customer: replied 26 days ago.
just happened
Customer: replied 26 days ago.
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Expert:  Cary York replied 26 days ago.

I will have to opt out so another expert can help.

Expert:  david craig replied 26 days ago.

Hi Im David, if you unplug the maf, do you get throttle response?

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
I do
Expert:  david craig replied 25 days ago.

ok. then you need to check the wiring to the maf before condemning it. look for any obvious signs of wiring damage. check the connector and make sure the pins are in tact and not corroded. i will provide you with a print if you'd like

Expert:  david craig replied 24 days ago.

hows it going?

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