2000 dodge neon engine holding back

Asked by Sep 09, 2012 at 08:50 PM about the 2000 Dodge Neon 4 Dr ES Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 2000 neon that when your pulling out up through mid throttle then when it reaches high rpm it comes in like a powerband in a dirtbike

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The 2.0L has a rev-limiter of 6800rpm.... If you're that high in the rpm band, this may be your problem... Your question was a little bit difficult to understand, I apologize if I didn't answer it.

it runs good wide open just under that it bogs and holds back someone said the pcv could be bad and coating the map with oil going to try that tomorrow what do you think thanks jerry

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So, it bogs and holds back just under 6800rpm?

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