please help me I have a 2003 camry 2.4 lt automatic with fuel flow issues???

20

Asked by Oct 10, 2015 at 11:29 PM about the 2003 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

please help me I have a 2003 camry 2.4 lt automatic. it has 380000km on
it. The car has sey around for 2 years without being started or drivin before
I got it. I have been driving it for about a moth and a half and the problem
I'm having only started about a week ago. When I go to accelerate it will
only rev up until I push on the gas pedal so far then rpm's drop right down
to 0. If i slip it into nutruel then back into drive I can keep going along but
only if I press very lightly on the gas. If I have it in park and just hold the
pedal to the floor it just jumps up and down from 2500 rmp's to 0. but that
is not the case when the car is in drive. all the fluids are ok, the air filter is
quiet dirty and the engine light is on but I didn't get to put a code reader on
it yet. If anyone has any advive as to what it could be please let me know.

2 Answers

I'm having a problem with the way you are describing this malfunction. Is it Engine related...or....Transmission related? Check the engine and tranny fluids. Look, smell, feel these fluids for bad odor and gritty feel/appearance. Knowing what codes the computer has set will be helpful with the diagnosis. Let the engine start up and idle. Apply the brake and shift into reverse...then...drive. Do you get a gentle clunk in both gears? Now we usually gently accelerate in drive and see if the transmission shifts gears. A vehicle with this high mileage and history of sitting for extended period of time needs a good inspection of all systems and sub-systems.

20

I have it all figured out thanks it was an ignition coil. Thanks for all of your advive though.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • My Car doesn't accelerate when I press the on the gas. 221 answers

    This randomly started happening yesterday while driving home from work. I was driving home going about 45 mph, when all of a sudden my car wouldn't accelerate as I press the gas. At first the it wou...

    2001 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Toyota Camry 2.4 . Why won't my car start and run? 7 answers

    2002 Toyota Camry 2.4 4 cyl. 300,000 miles.Replace fuel pump 2 months ago.Car ran great.Then it started to start rough and then quit running. Fuel pump not working. Replaced fuel pump again,I can ...

    Toyota Camry

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2003 camry XLE no Start Ignition headlights and ecu fuses are showing no power 7 answers

    2003 Toyota Camry Xle HEadlights work only lghts on dash are the chekc engine light and door ajar light. Battery Alternator Fuel Pump and Sparks are brand new. Had someone check the electrical and ...

    2003 Toyota Camry XLE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 Camry Electrical issues 2 answers

    Took my car in or a water pump replacement and now the electrical system is out (dash,wipers,windows,radio,etc... The car will not go into gear.Had it towed to the dealer. Help!

    2007 Toyota Camry LE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • i have 2003 eclipse sypder 2.4 16 answers

    the car starts but it will not stay on and i replace the sprak pluggeds and one coil pack and what should i do

    2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Toyota Camry Questions

Toyota Camry Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 11,370
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 5,670
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,080
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
812 Great Deals out of 81,598 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Corolla
871 Great Deals out of 74,381 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic
669 Great Deals out of 77,405 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Altima
1,085 Great Deals out of 82,542 listings starting at $670
Used Toyota Avalon
257 Great Deals out of 13,597 listings starting at $2,375
Used Toyota RAV4
640 Great Deals out of 61,978 listings starting at $2,450
Used Hyundai Sonata
603 Great Deals out of 51,099 listings starting at $1,300
Used Nissan Maxima
345 Great Deals out of 25,216 listings starting at $1,400
Used Toyota Highlander
481 Great Deals out of 25,067 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,003 Great Deals out of 85,673 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda CR-V
813 Great Deals out of 59,357 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota 4Runner
320 Great Deals out of 20,548 listings starting at $2,295
Used Toyota Tacoma
616 Great Deals out of 35,102 listings starting at $2,155
Used Toyota Prius
250 Great Deals out of 22,358 listings starting at $1,250

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Camry For Sale
28 Great Deals out of 55,168 listings starting at $16,477
2016 Toyota Camry For Sale
132 Great Deals out of 7,047 listings starting at $11,977
2015 Toyota Camry For Sale
107 Great Deals out of 5,832 listings starting at $10,977
2014 Toyota Camry For Sale
290 Great Deals out of 7,992 listings starting at $8,900
2013 Toyota Camry For Sale
85 Great Deals out of 2,445 listings starting at $7,717