I just changed head gasket-timing belt-water pump. Now when I start the car, it goes from 1000 rpms to 3000 rpms constantly. Changed a couple of sensors but not sure if being a tooth off


Asked by Jan 26, 2015 at 12:16 PM about the 2003 Hyundai Elantra GLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So it keeps reving from 2000 rpms to 3500 rpm constantly. Could being a tooth off on
timing belt cause this?

3 Answers

Bob Beaman

Possibly a vacuum leak. Recheck all vacuum lines to see if they were installed correctly.


We looked for all that even redid intake manifold gasket. Any ideas what else it could be?

Manuel Villarruel

Lik water out the head

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