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1996 Toyota Paseo Question: Motor cuts out when accelerating in any gear at any speed.

 

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drive happy, 1.5L 4 Cylinder, Red Lion, PA, April 29, 2013, 19:14
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When accelerating through any gear the motor completely shuts down for a split second without warning then runs fine again. It is so quick that all you feel is a extreme thump. Please help,

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    pushrod April 29, 2013, 20:05
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    1-Depending on which engine. IF 5EFE may be coil on plug! IF not 5EFE cop OR wires, has 2 coils + 2 wires. (POSSIBLE!)
    2- TPS glitch. Scan test required.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13030 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 30, 2013, 06:52
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    SCAN CODES AND POST OR LOOK AT LIVE DATA AND FREEEZE FRAME

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