I'm having problems with my car not going over 300 rpm and missing

Asked by Sep 24, 2013 at 05:08 PM about the 1995 Pontiac Sunfire

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have replaced the fuel pump, fuel filter, plugs wires, plugs, ignition modal, coil packs, map sensor, idle air sensor, crank sensor, and gutted cat

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sounds like an out-of-position camshaft....turn it around and check the timing marks (with timing cover off) of course...probably the chain has stretched and skipped a tooth~

a few----if the pichur is readable~

that thing a DOHC? dubble the trubble~

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