96 monte carlo why doesnt my rmp go pass 4000 rev ?

Asked by Aug 09, 2012 at 01:28 AM about the 1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2 Dr LS Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 96 monte carlo that i just purchased and my rpm dosnt go pass 4000 revolutions it cuts back after hiting four and dan kik up and so and so but dosnt pass 4T rev  iv had othe cars dat go all the way to the red line 6000 revolutions or 8000 revolutions like on my v8gmc no problem is it an issue or a stock?

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That style monte carlo came factory with a neutral rev limiter at about 4000 rpm. In drive while accelerating it should go to red line at wide open throttle. Put in park and neutral it stops there.

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will do and il keep it posted thanks for repliying back!!!

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