my 300zx dosnt want to accelerate

Asked by Sep 29, 2014 at 11:09 AM about the 1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr 2+2 Hatchback

Question type: General

My 300zx dosnt want to accelerate. When I put it in first gear and start to drive it lags and dosnt wana pick up speed fast enough. plzz help!! that would be much appreciated thanks

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Sound,s like lack of fuel,check the fuel filter may be stopped up,and if it is good,check the fuel pressure,may be fuel pump going bad.

how do I check the fuel filter?

70,275

This should be it,under hood,driver,s side fender.

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70,275

Take it loose,and blow threw it,if it is clear,then it will be the fuel pump.

I took it off and its not clogged or anything so the fuel filter is good

I have another question. my oil pressure gauge idles at 0 then goes up when I rev it. I don't think it should be at 0 while it idles

idling should be at the first tick-mark for your oil pressure

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Did u solved I have the same problem on every gear wont aceelated fast. I have replaced fuel filrter n used fuel pump same problem .. I have take out the catalyc converter same problem I have change the computer same problem I have change the coil diferent spot n they seem working good any help plisss is 93 nissan 300zx twin turbo pliss help also check for the motor to have good pressure n is good

No I haven't solved it yet you can try to do this. On your motor theirs a black bar that runs across the motor attached to that bar is a hose for the idle valve spray a Little wd40 see if that works might but stuck. Also check your ecu to see if your shooting any codes

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MY ECU DOSENT WORK NOT EVEN MY GAGES ARE NOT WORKING ON THE DASH THE ONLY THING DAT SHOW ITS THE SECURY YELLOW LIGTH

TDawson -- i had the same problem on my 1991 300zx. Replaced the mass air flow filter and it worked fine. It's an easy install, i did it myself and I am not the least bit handy.

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