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Chris, Shop Foreman
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Experience:  Jeep Certified Master Tech
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It idles but given more gas it dies, I just put lifters and

Customer Question

it idles but given more gas it dies
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: I just put lifters and a cam from another 4.0. it starts ok idles at norm
JA: What is the model/year of your Jeep?
Customer: don't think so
JA: What year is your Jeep?
Customer: 2002
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes and nothing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: it was tapping real bad still is but not as bad
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Amedee replied 8 months ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  Amedee replied 8 months ago.

Is the check engine light?

Are there any codes in the computer?

Expert:  Amedee replied 8 months ago.

What is the engine vacuum at when the engine is at idle?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Jeep is 2002 Wrangler TJ Sport
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
check lite has been on mechanic says vacuum leak but did not affect running. no idea about engine vacuum
Expert:  Amedee replied 8 months ago.

Do you know the code or codes stored in the computer?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
no I don;t
Expert:  Amedee replied 8 months ago.

Ok no problem. Let me leave this open for other experts.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Expert:  david craig replied 8 months ago.

Hi Im David, if you need an answer now, then i need to know the codes that have the check engine light on. and if theres a vacuum leak you will need to help me find it.