Question: Car Seems To Lose Power While Driving

2000 VW Passat Manual Shuts Off While Driving

While I am driving my (manual 2000 VW Passat) and I put the car into neutral it shuts off while I am driving. This seems to happen most when I am braking and in neutral. I can restart the car by simply pushing in the clutch shifting it into gear and jumping the car right back into gear (by releasing the clutch) while the car is still moving. the car easily regains power and everything works normally. This seems really odd to ...

Car Electrical Problem With My Civic

I have a 2005 honda civic auto transmission, I lose all electrical power to the car while driving (heater, clock, radio, headlights, dashlights and wipers). I thought it was the battery so I replaced it. The same thing happened again. I then thought it was the alternator, it happened again. I continue to lose all electrical power to the car and the battery is being drained. Does anyone know what might be happening. ...

If I Put A Flow Master With Dual Exhaust On A Camaro V6 3.4L Will I Gain Horse Power Or Lose Horse Power

I was looking at the flow master camoro my 1995 V6 3rd 4L I would like the dual pipe below the plate, or perhaps lincence or made the sides of the rear bumper, but I heard that I might lose power. If this case is the so good, what can I do or what brand of exhaust system do I get instead to horse power? ...

Vw Ignition Coil Pack

How do you know its going out, my car has lost power intill it just stopped while driving the morning it needs to be jumped started then once started works for the remainder of the day intil it starts to lose power at of no where. Is it hard to replace and are the parts expensive ? ...

96 Taurus Water Splashes Up Onto Serpentine Belt, Cause Sqealing And Loss Of Power….fix

96 Ford Taurus. Often when driving through puddles or in rain in general, water splashed up onto the serpentine belt and causes it to start squealing and I also lose a little power which cuts off the power steering and dims all the lights. I have done a bit of research so I do believe the water splashing is the issue as I have just replaced the belt and surrounding components this year. Is there a fix for this? ...

Can Lose Or Bad Rocker Arms Cause A Engine Knock

I bought a 77 olds with the 350 small block for a parts car but thinking on driving it instead and the guy said it has a engine knock due to lose rocker arms and he said the rocker arms need tighten if i tighten the rocker arms it should go away so i will tighten the rocker arms and go from their but i want to know if lose rocker arms can cause a engine knock i can feel a ...

How Come When My 1998 Ford Taurus Stalls, It Tries To Start Itself Back Up

Whenever my Taurus stalls (ALWAYS while I'm driving), it seems that it starts back up. Also, when this happens, I lose my power steering and ABS. {BTW, when the power steering dies on it, there's VERY little difference from when it "works"). I'm just curious as to the reason behind this. I've replaced all the wires/electrical components, new battery, oil changes every 2 months; has 135,000 miles, new fuel filters every 4 months, new spark plugs every year (as they keep ...

Nissan Skyline R33 Shuts Off While Driving, Fluctuating Oil Pressure… What’s The Deal

I've found that when i go up a slope and then have to stop on a slope, the car will randomly suddenly lose all power, the oil pressure light will come on and the engine will switch off. Luckily the car is able to be restarted (even while on the slope).... I've also noticed that my oil pressure fluctuates during the day, but at night stays fairly constant... Why is this? Is it normal? Has any other skyline owners encountered this problem? Its ...

My 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2 Litre Loses Power When At Running Temp Does Any One Know Why

When driving on the highway in my Jeep running temp starts to power, if I press down on the accelerator to lose. This do not work when cold, only when running for a while of 20 minutes or more. We have changed the catalyst, sparking one of the O2 sensors (which in the catalyst) fuel filter, plugs, PCV valve, MAP, distributor cap and rotor. Has anyone any other ideas. With running temp and I hear the fuel pump in the rear ...

Question About Engine Maintenance Light Coming On In A 2001 Sunfire

I'm not sure how much to write about this, but I own a 01 Sunfire. Automatic. I just got my oil changed down at the dealership last night I also had a loose valve gasket so paid a 300 dollar repair bill. I notice as I'm driving home from work this evening that the engine maintenance light goes on. Considering my oil just got changed not even a day ago I'm wondering what is. Just a general ...