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Skips and Hesitation during acceleration

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Roaster, Apr 13, 2015.

  1. Apr 13, 2015 at 9:19 AM
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    Roaster

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    Hey, just register as a new member to the forum....I havea 1999 Tacoma with a V6, it has about 283K. I've it since 2004....I'm havingproblems with a skip....changed plugs and wires, it help some but still noticeableduring takeoff and acceleration...any suggestions, thanks in advance for yourhelp.
     
  2. Apr 13, 2015 at 10:52 AM
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    CD20H

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    Did you put in the double ground plugs?[​IMG]
     
  3. Apr 13, 2015 at 12:19 PM
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    No sir I did not.
     
  4. Apr 13, 2015 at 12:41 PM
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    Have you cleaned your mass air flow sensor and throttle body ?
     
  5. Apr 13, 2015 at 1:50 PM
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    You should. I use the NGK 4302 plugs. I am not going to say that this will completely fix your problem, but it may be a part of it.
     
  6. Apr 14, 2015 at 6:33 PM
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    o2 sensors? Right after I installed my No. 1 sensor, it skipped a few times before throwing a code saying the No. 2 was also cooked.
     

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