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2012 Toyota Corolla Base 4dr Sedan Man L (Natl)

2012 Toyota Corolla
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
27 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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September 29, 2012, 11:33 am

Tim I
 

Question: I don't know 96 toyota corolla

I have '96 Toyota Corolla, 1.8 L engine. It was originally sputtering and misfiring all over the place, even when I was idling jerking at high speeds. So I checked the engine and the ignition coil had burnt a hole in the distributor cap. So, I replaced the rotar button, distributor cap, and ignition coil. I then replaced the spark plug wires, and spark plugs. The problem was still there. Then, I replaced the catalyac converter and an apparent busted pipe. Now, there is no longer any sputtering, but a slight tug at high speeds (60+). There are no error codes. What is the problem?


October 10, 2012, 8:40 pm

Tyler O
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I'm not sure exactly what you mean by "tug" but I'm suspecting you are experiencing some type of hesitation?

Check O2 sensor and check for air / vacuum leaks. Maybe check the basics like the ignition timing as well.


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