Engin dies during fast stops - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > YJ Wrangler Technical Forum > Engin dies during fast stops

Want to be able to SEE? DOT Approved Headlights for under We have FLASHLIGHTS! Great for your Emergency bag!Flowmaster Overstock: Special Holiday Pricing!!!!

Reply
Unread 02-07-2002, 06:12 PM   #1
BigD
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: southern CA
Posts: 3
Engin dies during fast stops

Got a problem with my 89 yj during stopping. When I apply the breaks to stop everythings fine,till I push in the clutch. RPMs fall right off till it stalls. Think its a vacuum leak, but can't seem to find it. Any suggestions???

BigD is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 02-07-2002, 06:44 PM   #2
BTowe
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Alabama
Posts: 4
BigD, that may or may not be vacuum related. I had the same thing on my 87. What carb and engine do you have? My 4.2 with Carter 2bbl did the same thing. I even upped the idle some to keep it from happening. The cause I found was a leak in the carb. If you have this set up, I know of a web site that tells you how to repair this leak. It worked for me.
BTowe is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 02-07-2002, 07:25 PM   #3
BigD
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: southern CA
Posts: 3
Thanks B Towe. I have the same set up you have. Yes I would be very interested in that site to fix the leak. What is it??
BigD is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 02-09-2002, 04:49 PM   #4
NOVA Jeeper56
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 47
BigD,
check your EGR,
__________________
'94yj, rancho lift kit, 31x10.50 BFG mud's,intake,exhaust,wheels, warn 6000lb winch,lights,
bumpers/brush guard
(used to be known as BiggMike56)
NOVA Jeeper56 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.