2001 mercury cougar 2.5 can a rev limiter cause this? spits and sputters

Asked by Aug 27, 2016 at 01:19 PM about the 2001 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: General

in park you can rev it up to the rev limiter. go to drive it and it gos about 25
to 35 mph at 1500 rpm spitting and sputtering,there are no error codes. i
have changed the plugs,wires,fuel filter,pcv,air filter,egr and took of the
exhaust pipes and the cats are not clogged up anyone at all can you
help?????




1 Answer

58,345

It's not the rev limiter, try again....

Your Answer

Mercury Cougar Experts

  • #1
    lisagayle
    Reputation
    2,200
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    820
  • #3
    Jessica Cornelison
    Reputation
    610
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Thunderbird
26 Great Deals out of 1,050 listings starting at $7,489
Used Ford Mustang
457 Great Deals out of 42,834 listings starting at $1,488
Used Mercury Grand Marquis
24 Great Deals out of 1,586 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
534 Great Deals out of 33,171 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro
503 Great Deals out of 31,152 listings starting at $2,495
Used Pontiac Firebird
7 Great Deals out of 752 listings starting at $3,988
Used Chevrolet Corvette
180 Great Deals out of 16,275 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford F-150
3,206 Great Deals out of 226,351 listings starting at $1,250
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
15 Great Deals out of 2,467 listings starting at $500
Used Mitsubishi Eclipse
20 Great Deals out of 1,141 listings starting at $1,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.