chevy corsica starts but then dies

Asked by Jul 04, 2015 at 09:34 PM about the 1993 Chevrolet Corsica

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1993 Chevy Corsica 3.1 starts, then dies. give it gas and then all it does is sputter and back fires out the air breather. wont run . don't know what to do

2 Answers

17,650

Check air filter clean throttle body with throttle body cleaner spray also replace fuel filter if have not done so in a while. Add fuel injector cleaner to gas tank.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
61,005

I agree, sounds like a fuel system problem. Usually when an engine backfires out the throttle body it's an overly lean (not enough fuel) air/fuel mixture. Also check for damaged or disconnected vacuum lines. That can cause this condition as well. HTH. -Jim

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet Corsica Questions

Chevrolet Corsica Experts

#1 littlehorn
littlehorn
Reputation 240
#2 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 120
#3 Rabidd
Rabidd
Reputation 110
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
796 Great Deals out of 34,383 listings starting at $799