Mechanics

RODEO - TRANSMISSION PROBLEM/FUEL SYSTEM??

2001 Isuzu Other

I have a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo w/ approx. 90,000 miles. I originally had a check engine light come on and then within the past week my transmission light would come on and the engine would lose RPM's and almost stall when I would hit bumps in the road. Sometimes it has stalled, but starts right back up again without a problem. I am not sure if I have a transmission problem, a fuel pump problem, or even an electrical problem. On a diagnostic, I get a P0176 code which says " fuel composition sensor circuit malfunction". I'm not sure this is really the problem since I don't get the transmission light problem while in park and while testing the diagnostics. Has anyone had this particular problem before and can anyone provide some guidance?
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Monarro
April 19, 2007.




Please let me know what solution you found.

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Nolaya
Jan 15, 2008.
NHTSA Campaign ID Number: 00V376000 - Hide Details 2001 ISUZU TROOPER ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING: ENGINE: GASOLINERecall Date: 11/14/2000 Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4-WHEEL DRIVE AND AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS BUILT WITH TOD (TORQUE-ON-DEMAND). IN CERTAIN HIGH SPEED, FRONTAL CRASHES, MOVEMENT OF ENGINE COMPARTMENT COMPONENTS CAN CAUSE THE POTENTIAL FOR FUEL LEAKAGE. Consequence: FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE. Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW, REINFORCED FUEL HOSE ASSEMBLY. NOTE: THE FUEL LEAKAGE ISSUE IN THIS RECALL CAMPAIGN IS NOT THE SAME AS THE ONE ADDRESSED IN THEIR PREVIOUS CAMPAIGN 00V-253. Potential Units Affected: 18462 Notes: ISUZU TROOPER

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Samvishere
Jan 26, 2008.
I have a 2001 also with about 88,000 miles doing the same thing our mechanic was at a loss for the answer nothing appears on the diagnostic code in our case. We were
told it might be a torque convertor on the transmission. I will need to take it to an Isuzu dealer was his suggestion. Please post any additional information you find. Thanks

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Jim Troxell
Jul 31, 2008.
Has anyone had any luck with this problem, I am just starting to experience this same problem. Please keep me in the loop.
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Ky0227
Dec 22, 2008.

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