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Have an 02 montero sport and all of a sudden it has no power

Customer Question

Have an 02 montero sport and all of a sudden it has no power and wont idle
JA: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?
Customer: 200000
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Havent tried anything yet itll start and go but its like ive only got 4 cylinders hitting
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Itll downshift and rev up alittle on the road but it doesnt accelerate
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.working after noon till just after midnight.

  • Sorry no one has helped yet.
  • Yes, you have been charged already.
  • Yes, I am aware of the time you asked your question and time I am responding.
  • I will be online a couple more hours after this post.
  • This is not an answer to your question, just an inquiry if your still needing/wanting help. Because I believe I can help.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Still need help
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Replaced the coils. Can smell gas when i try to keep it running like its flooding
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It used to be hard to start on rainy days but hasnt been lately
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Any warning lights on and codes stored?

While running if you disable cylinders by removing plug wires or injector connectors. Are there cylinders disabled which make it not run worse?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Its 1016 at night ill pull a wire at at a time tomorrow and someone can answer tomorrow night. It took 30 hours for that?
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Sorry no one that works the day shift wanted to help. I was travelling today and right now are the only hours remaining today that I have to work. Back to normal tomorrow.

Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am following up with you to see if you got everything you needed from my answer. We're you pleased with my help?
  • If you were not pleased with my help, please let me know by replying so I can help more.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I may never know it.)

Thanks Chris