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2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Question: while im driving i go to pick up speed and my rpms just drop but car stays on

 

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chris1229, 4.0L 6 Cylinder, Garner, NC, April 11, 2013, 12:47
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when i go to tap the gas pedal the rpms come back up like normal, but at about 2 to 3000 rpms its does it again and i have to tap the gas peddle twice for the rpms to jump back please take NOTE the car doesn't turn off someone PLEASE HELP im very frustrated about this jeep.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (14224 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 11, 2013, 12:57
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    DOES THE CAR SURGE OR HAVE CK ENG LIGHT ON

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    chris1229, April 11, 2013, 13:11
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    I dont no what you meant by surge but the check engine is on but it cut off once in a while. I was thinking it was the spark plugs and or coil pack but i dont want to buy the coil pack if i dont have to please help

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    globalhelper, April 11, 2013, 13:14
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    have codes scanned and post so we can adv

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    chris1229, April 11, 2013, 13:36
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    when i got the car a friend of mine that lives in south carolina that is a chrysler jeep specalist said i have a misfire in the #3 cylinder but when i took it to the dealership close to me i had work done on the transmission everything they did do was put in a solenoid-trans govenor, sensor-pressure, filter-valve body, added fluids and lastly gasket-oil pan, they did not say anything about the #3 cylinder but said in need of back to back seals,valve cover gasket,air filter, and lastly diagnose medium evap leak. but when my friend said i had a misfire we hooked up his code reader but i forgot the actual code for the misfire. i real appreciate you try to help me but what do you thing?

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    globalhelper, April 11, 2013, 17:32
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    was it code po303. if so suspect #3 cyl has issues start there

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    August 06, 2013, 06:42
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    have someone check your crank sensor or cam sensor. my jeep did the same thing and it was a sensor(crank).

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