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Need help with trouble shooting

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Kingcat, Oct 21, 2010.

  1. Oct 21, 2010 at 7:50 AM
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    Kingcat

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    My o2 was sputtering out between 50 & 70 mph so took it to shop where they plugged it up an they told me o2 sensor . so I changed o2 an still have same problem .any suggestions?
     
  2. Oct 21, 2010 at 7:57 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    What was the code?
     
  3. Oct 21, 2010 at 8:01 AM
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    JimBeam

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    did you change the correct o2 sensor?
     
  4. Oct 21, 2010 at 8:01 AM
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    Janster

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    Yeah, and there are TWO oxygen sensors on the truck.

    Kingcat, which O2 sensor did you change?
     
  5. Oct 21, 2010 at 8:03 AM
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    tt07

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    just had the same thing and mine was bank1 and had a coil going out and a spark plug cracked!! So new O2 and coil pack new plugs and cleaned the mass air and runs better than new!!
     
  6. Oct 21, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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    Kingcat

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    I changed the upstream sensor . Some one told me I should look into the plug wires or maybe the fuel filter. Oh an I've already put in new plugs
     
  7. Oct 21, 2010 at 9:42 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    So you don't know what code popped (check engine light)?
     
  8. Oct 21, 2010 at 10:07 AM
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    stucksucksnayota

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    If it is sputtering and running bad I would check you plugs, plug wires, and coils. I had a plug wire that get against the engine and melted it almost in half which made my truck start running like shit!
     
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