My monte carlo is a barrel v8. I have a problem, when i start it and it is idling it runs fine but when i go to put it in drive and try to run it it pops at the catylytic converter and it back fires and turns off and then it is hard to turn on. I have changed oil,oil filter,fuel pump, rubber hoses coming from carb, plugs and wires,distrubitor cap and rotor,fuel filter, and rebuilt carberator. I need help timing is adjusted as well.

Asked by Mar 19, 2007 at 10:28 PM about the 1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

all has been changed that I think is the problem do you guys think the catalityc converter is bad or a timing issue?

1 Answer

13,890

Dear Carlos72-- I think you have a timing problem with your 1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. For self-help look at what may be the way to cure your problem, I recommend the following site-- http://autozone.com/servlet/UiBroker?ForwardPage=/az/cds/en_us/0900823d/80/11/b7/64/0900823d8011b764.jsp. Good luck from Bovan.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Car runs fine in park, but in gear will sometimes stall 8 answers

    Sometimes the car drives fine, but then randomly, say at a stop light, when you step on the gas the car will act like its not getting gas and stall. Then i have to try pumping the gas while starting i...

    1974 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • help plz! 8 answers

    I recently spun a bearing in my 84SS....Put a 305 in it bcuz funds were low...now my tranny wont shift at the proper times. I have all gears and tranny fluid is good. The tranny ran fine before the ov...

    1984 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Monte Carlo will not turn to off position and acc always on and the battery dies. What is going on? 6 answers

    Does this have something to do with a cable and transaxle position?

    2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2003 monte carlo clunking noise when turning 4 answers

    2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Electrical Problem?????? HELP 2 answers

    he cruise control light on my 2003 monte carlo recently has come on on the dash board. The cruise control it self is disconnedted. The problem, since the cruise light has started to come on my heat...

    2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS

    -

    General

Search Chevrolet Monte Carlo Questions

Chevrolet Monte Carlo Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 430
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 420
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 380
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
920 Great Deals out of 36,054 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
665 Great Deals out of 38,931 listings starting at $2,995
Used Dodge Charger
551 Great Deals out of 28,582 listings starting at $2,275
Used Ford Mustang
726 Great Deals out of 38,165 listings starting at $1,750
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
24 Great Deals out of 3,751 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Challenger
424 Great Deals out of 24,978 listings starting at $7,980
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,114 Great Deals out of 78,201 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet Corvette
359 Great Deals out of 20,118 listings starting at $3,688
Used Chevrolet Caprice
175 listings starting at $10,900
Used Buick Regal
188 Great Deals out of 11,027 listings starting at $2,195
Used Pontiac Firebird
13 Great Deals out of 812 listings starting at $3,800

Used Cars For Sale

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 152 listings starting at $2,995
2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 248 listings starting at $2,000
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo For Sale
177 listings starting at $4,995
2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 282 listings starting at $2,950