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98 1500 5.9 auto

Discussion in 'Engine & Performance' started by cj5orion, Oct 16, 2020 at 3:13 PM.

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  1. cj5orion

    cj5orion Member

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    Spits n hiss s randomly at slower speeds,,,,55-60...feels jus like a chain n sprocket with a tooth missin.feels jus a lil like some loss of power but I haven't pushed it.
    No engine light

    ??? Tranny ??? A sensor ???

    Gave her a general tune up...plugs looked good.
     
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    Plugged cat ????
     
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    Could be dirty injectors.
     
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    Yea...thinking bout picking up a bottle of "liquid wonder"
    Fuel treatment/injector cleaner at O reilly's this morn...can't hurt. !
     
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    It could also be a failing injectior.....so a cleaner may not have an effect.
     
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    Well...I'll be...
    Put a bottle of that "pass or don't pay" junk in,drove 23 miles on the freeway,good breakfast joint !
    She hissed a lil getting on the freeway,then clear running the rest of the way...NICE !
    See what she does after breakfast ????
     

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