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    Let me start from the beginning. So, about two weeks before christmas, I replaced my spark plugs, wires, valve cover gaskets and intake plenum gasket. While doing this, I noticed that the timing belt was starting to crack. It got ignored at the moment and everything went back together and the...
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    I bought a 2001 GT Sportronic a couple months ago. The owner said the amplifier had been water damaged so they removed it and threw it away. After having the car for a couple weeks I noticed when I was stopped at a red light and running the ac, the car would idle really rough and sometimes even...
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    Well to start off I'm fairly new to fixing up cars. My engine was misfiring under load and accelerating and having a rough idle. So me and buddy of mine pulled off the plenum and changed all my spark plugs and spark plug wires, we also replaced the EGR control vacuum control cause one of tubes...
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    Its when im stopped at a light and the car is in drive. I makes a weird noise that comes from the black thing thats beside the valve cover or maybe something in that area of the engine. Its a 2003 eclipse gts automatic. When i put the car in park it stops and idles smooth? Ive changed spark...
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    I new to the forums and have searched other posts but there not exactly like my symptoms so I'll post my own issue. Here's the deal I have an 00 eclipse gt which recently got hydro locked. I was able to fix it and it ran fine for a while, until one day it started rough idling a lot like 400 to...
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    P0300, misfire, power loss 03 GTS Manual trans, AEM V2 intake Caveat: I have gone through the stickies, about 20 threads and a handful of online videos. I KNOW someone has dealt with this before, I just cant pin down the issue. If anyone lives near Ft. Bragg and can help, I would really...
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    Idles super rough for a few mins then chokes and dies on me. Car has been sitting up for about a month. first times having any problems with it. Idles then starts to die when I give it gas the rpms drop more when I let off they spike back up for a second. Here is a link to a video. 3G chokes...
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    So I have been having this issue for a while.. When the engine is cold (winter), it starts normally as it should in cold weather and I never have a problem. (warm up idle between 1500-2000) When the engine is already warm however, and I start it up, about 50% of the time the idle will be very...
  9. Problem Reports
    Model: Eclipse Year: 2001 Submodel: GT Miles: ~147k Trans: manual Mods: None Problem Description/History: A few weeks ago I noticed that my SES light was illuminated. Upon having the car scanned at Autozone, I was told that it was throwing a Random/Multiple Cylinder Misfire (P0300 I think) as...
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    Ok so today im driving and all of a sudden my car starts running terribly so i stop, pop the hood, get out and i started to mess with the coil pack and it shocks me. Every time i would give it gas it sounded like a 4wheeler, and was shaking the motor really badd, obviosley a multiple cylinder...
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