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I have a 1986 isuzu pick up with 2.3L with carburetor it will idle from a cold start but after driving a short distance it will di
A mechanic with an oscilloscope would look at the secondary firing patterns to see if the engine is possibly running lean due to inadequate fuel or a vacuum leak. Without a scope, what you can do is check for a...
1986 4wd s10 blazer when driving loud popping or clicking or knocking noise coming from front of blazer on the left side noise is
With the information you gave there is not enough to give a correct diagnosis without hearing the noise in the front and the high idle may just be you need to relearn the idle after disconnecting the battery. Have a...
my dash lights wont come on and car wont shift after replacing alternator and a spark happened so we checked the batter and its fi
If you tried to replace the alternator without disconnecting the battery then you may have shorted out a fuse or module causing the problem. I would suggest going over each and every interior and engine fuse to see if they...
Clutch screeches after downshifting and slowing down, only when going very slow
The noise is most likely coming from the clutch release bearing and when pressure is put on it the bearing it is binding up. You may need to have the clutch and release bearing replaced.
1986 Toyota pickup - power into coil but not out. I replaced the rotor, distributor cap, and the ignition coil. What should I tr
The ignition coil should have three wires attached to it. A thin power (positive) wire coming from the ignition switch, a thin ground (negative) wire going from the coil to the ignition module, and a thick coil wire going from...
car stalls every time i put in the clutch
Any time the battery is disconnected the computer will reset idle control to when the car is new and may stall if the throttle body and idle control valve and mass air sensor if equipped is dirty and need to...
I have an 86 Monte Carlo the engine is swapped with a 350 that has electric fuel pump I've changed the battery 5 times this year t
You will need to verify if you are losing ignition spark or fuel pressure. If loss of spark then you may have a bad ignition module inside distributor. If losing furl pressure then you may have a bad fuel pump...
Where can i find a 12" air cleaner cover cover
If this is the factory air cleaner assembly then I suggest looking for it on ebay or at a salvage yard. Otherwise you would need to replace the entire unit with an aftermarket one.
I need a hose for a valve exhaust to the air filter cleaner
You can go to Lowes or Homedepot and get a dryer vent hose and use it if your local parts store cannot get it. Make sure to get the aluminum type so it can handle the heat from the exhaust....
I have a 86 dodge conversion van and will go only in reverse but when I put in drive it won’t go any where I tightened the coter p
You may have a bad servo piston or clutches inside the transmission. You will need to have transmission pressure tested to see if solenoids and valve body are working as they should indicating clutches are bad inside transmission and needs...
My serpantune belt is not moving and of the compinents
You need to check the lower crankshaft pulley damper to see if it is broken and is not turning with the crankshaft. If it is broke then have the crankshaft pulley damper replaced.
My car has a manual shifter near the stearing wheel and started slipping into neutral during driving and i would have to bump it b
Hi George. The only manually shifted column transmission I'm familiar with is the old "three on the tree". If this is what you have in the Fleetwood, then this type of symptom is typically caused by a damaged shift gate....
just replaced the timing chain and guides on 86 nissan z24 and now it smokes bad and now power
If these symptoms did not exist prior to replacing the timing chain, a possibility is the valve timing is off because the new chain is mispositioned. You can get an indirect indication of incorrect valve timing by measuring engine vacuum....
1986 isuzu pick up fresh tune up on it drove great for 1500 miles now it starts but will die unless continuous throttle is kept
Check to see if perhaps the idle adjustment that you made "moved". Check for vacuum leaks, especially EGR system, and check for correct ignition timing. Check fuel pump output and pressure. If none of these initial and obvious possibilities resolve...
1986 Jeep Grand Wagoneer battery voltage won’t hold
You may have the interior lighting system killing the battery overnight and would cause the battery to go dead. Also may have a charging system problem if wiring has been altered. I would recommend having a mechanic like one from...
I have a 1986 Ford F150 LAriat. I have replaced the fuel pump 3 times in 2 months, keeps blowing. Why would that be happening?
Replace the fuel pump relay in the engine compartment after new pump is installed and check pump connector for any hot spots and replace connector. The reason pump keeps going bad is going to be bad connection or relay overheating....
No power to fuel pumps on jeep wagoneer
It sounds like you may not have any power going to the fuel pump relay. The relay wires should have ground on two wires, power on one wire and switched power on another wire. To activate the fuel pump your...
I have a 86 6.9 idi automatic 2 wheel drive. It's in good working order however most all the seals have to be replaced. Is there a
Hi Justin. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Generally speaking, when you're needing to have the front and rear main seals replaced, it can be rather expensive - especially the rear seal. The front is pretty simple to remove and often...
Where is the front thermostat ina 86’ Nissan Maxima?
The thermostat is located at the front of the engine directly above the water pump. It may be necessary to remove radiator shroud, coolant fan assembly and water suction pipe retaining bolts to gain access to the thermostat housing. An...
the fuel data center and electronic climate control will not display anything it's digital 1986 DeVille the the lights come on but
This is an electrical issue which will require a circuit trace and basic tests with a voltmeter to pin down, that is identify the faulty component or wiring fault. Broadly, the display itself (it may for example be an LCD)...

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