1984 S-10 PU runs rough (intermittent)

Reply

  #1  
Old 07-04-05, 07:03 AM
stanb5
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
1984 S-10 PU runs rough (intermittent)

My 1984 S-10 Pickup, 2.8 V-6, 173,000. Good compression, recently replaced plug wires and plugs and rebuilt carb. Usually runs very good, almost like new. Occasionally, power is reduced and much vibration is felt in the steering wheel and lasts for 5-10 minutes. Could this be a failing catalytic converter and how do I check this. What else is likely to be the cause? Any help will be greatly appreciated.
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 07-06-05, 03:14 AM
Member
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 2,538
most any exhuast shop should be able to do an exhuast backpressure test and determine the condition of the catylitic convertor however they are usually do not cuase an intermittant problem and likely not the cuase of your problem.
 
Reply


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:54 AM.