hesitation - Team Camaro Tech
Troubleshooting Diagnosing problems done here.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Dec 31st, 00, 03:51 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: dermott ar usa
Posts: 2
Question

I have a 1980 camaro with a 305 when I get into the gas it has a long delay and if I keep it to the floor it would probably quit but if i am doing about 60 and nail it it does fine it will take of it is just that i can't sit at a dead stand still and floor it to burn the tires a bit
terren5 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Dec 31st, 00, 06:19 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: medford NY US
Posts: 16
Post

well it sounds like you have a carb problem you may need to make adjustments or rebuild it. it could also be your timing how many miles are on the engine and trany if the trany is tired you may never burn your tires i had the same problem with my rochester 4brl adjustments didnt work so i rebuilt it and the hesitation problem went away but still could't spin the tires and it was a new pretty tuff 350 but i uased the tired old trany that was in the car and once i rebuilt that then the car was balls spun the tires like crazy and check your plugs and wires make sure the car is not missfireing that could cause hesitation to and look into the carb and open the throttle and see if gas goes in right away hope this helps

James
james is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 2nd, 01, 05:52 AM
Senior Tech
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Dtown PA
Posts: 820
Post

Carb problems, sounds like the fuel bolw is emptying quickly (float lev probs) or the Jets are screwed. sometimes the squirter is clogged, but its cheap enough to rebuild the entire thing.

------------------
Chris's 67 RS can be seen at http://www.67rs.com
JOIN THE CAMARO NET WEBRING! http://nav.webring.yahoo.com/hub?ring=camaronet&list

[This message has been edited by Chris Edwards (edited 01-02-2001).]
Chris Edwards is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech 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 email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome