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September 4, 2012, 3:49 pm

Richard P

Question: 1992 caprice, spits and sputters once warm. Smells rich.

I have a 92 caprice with the 305ci TBI, It runs fine until warmed up. What it does is spit and sputter unless you give it a lot of throttle. When under engine strain like a/c and brakes it will shut off (when warm). It also has a bit of black soot from the..."

September 16, 2012, 5:20 pm

Tyler O

Sounds like it's in need of a tuneup and some adjustments. Maybe some vacuum/air leaks contributing to the problem.

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September 16, 2012, 10:52 pm

Richard P

It was the engine temp sensor right beside the thermostat housing. It's plug was loose😓😓😓 never knew it would cause such a big fuss!!!

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