1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

sputtering at start up

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by crosscheckpat, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. Oct 16, 2009 at 10:46 PM
    #1
    crosscheckpat

    crosscheckpat [OP] New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2009
    Member:
    #21789
    Messages:
    4
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    pat
    belmont ca
    Vehicle:
    96 single cab tacoma 4x4
    ok ,havin a problem w/ my 96 tacoma 4 cyl..when starting the motor starts and misses or sputters like a plug wire was off .however when i rev the motor the problem stops and motor runs fine till the next time its started.ok now here is the thing ...this issue started when i used a can of some cheap dollar store octane boost.im hoping its just a filter issue ....any ideas guys?:(
     
  2. Oct 16, 2009 at 10:57 PM
    #2
    Gsquare

    Gsquare The G stands for smooth

    Joined:
    May 7, 2009
    Member:
    #16921
    Messages:
    1,778
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    GG
    Lone Star State
    Vehicle:
    2018 - TRD Off Road 4x4 - Cement / Graphite - DCSB
    ReadyLift 3/2 Lift Kit, T-Force TRD Black Satin Spoke Wheels, OEM TRD Red/Black Center Wheel Hub Covers, Toyo P285/70R17 Open Country AT's, SpiderTrax 1.25 F/R Wheel Spacers, Blackout Pkg: Tailgate Letters, Badges and Tailpipe Extension, LED Bed Lights, Power Tailgate Lock, Shark Running Boards, Weathertech Floor Mats, U.S. Airforce Decal Drivers Side Rear Window, ME-SO Gasshole Fuel Cap Holder, OEM Trailer Hitch Cap
    Dollar Store octane boost? Prolly just put a pint of far east river water in your tank. It'll pass.

    Top off your tank with some good gas.
     

Products Discussed in

To Top