i have a toyota 1990 4runner that will not accelerate and will turn off.

Asked by Jul 29, 2015 at 10:53 PM about the 1990 Toyota 4Runner 4 Dr SR5 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

We have replaced the alternator, the radiator,
the mass air flow, and did a whole fluids
change. It still continues to die off. We have
to have it on neutral and continue to rev it
everytime its on a stop so the car doesnt
turn off. We have taken it to a mechanic that
has says its all these parts yet the car
continues to do be in the same condition.

1 Answer

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Check air filter and clean throttle body replace fuel filter if have not done so in a while add fuel injector cleaner to gas tank and use the middle grade or high test gas to help clean out the gum and carbon build up.

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