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Category: Car
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Experience:  15 years in auto/diesel repair
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New throttle position sensor. new plug wires. distributor & roter.

Customer Question

new throttle position sensor. new plug wires. distributor & roter. must play with throttle & shift by hand. will pick up speed fast when throttle hits but can not over throttle and shift at high rpm. little up hill grade must down shift to keep power. if you do not shift down lose power and must play with throttle again and down shift.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Skyvisions replied 8 years ago.


You have many options with today's internet so Thank you for choosing


What year and model and engine do you have? Are there any engine codes or have you checked for them?


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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
1998 mit. mirage 1.5 . car runs good when cold for a few min. code was for throttle sensor. now # XXXXX piston
Expert:  Skyvisions replied 8 years ago.

Sorry I only handle Toyota. I will opt out and switch you to the general car category.



Expert:  eric replied 8 years ago.

#3 piston ? are u getting po300 miss fire code pull plugs and check if good due possibly you have bad injector snoopy