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Old 03-31-2011, 06:54 PM
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over reving

2000 Chev with a 454
Its overevving like a automatic choke sticking but seeing how it doesnt have a auto choke anyone know what might cause it.
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Old 03-31-2011, 06:59 PM
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Vacume leak is the most common problem. On a FI engine this is called false air. You can check by hooking up a scanner and looking at the iac count.



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Vacume leak is the most common problem. On a FI engine this is called false air. You can check by hooking up a scanner and looking at the iac count.

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or maybe dead coolant sensor or thermostat may be stuck open
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Old 04-08-2011, 07:45 AM
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I put in a new coolant sensor.
It almost seems to have made a diffrence but not on every start?
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or maybe dead coolant sensor or thermostat may be stuck open
dead coolant sensor would lead to it running real rich all the time and in the extreme that I've seen actually flood out
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