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PLYMOUTH RELIANT ENGINE PROBLEM

1988 Plymouth Reliant

Engine Performance problem
1988 Plymouth Reliant 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

car starts fine and idles good, put in gear give gas--no acceleration?
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Lilgizmo
January 12, 2010.



Specifics!

Do you mean the engine doesn't speed up at all? It speeds up but the car doesn't move? It moves but has low power?

Low power is often caused by a plugged catalytic converter. One clue is it will tend to idle unusually smoothly.

Caradiodoc

Caradiodoc
Jan 13, 2010.