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Oct 9, 6:22am - #52303 
another wierd problem : can't rev pass 7k rmp

I got into a little accident with a my car a few weeks back. I bent a few suspension pieces and had them replaced. But, since the accident my check engine light has been on. I have a cel of p1692. I posted a tread and a few ppl told me that it could be that my oil was low or needed changing. I check it out and i was down a quart and it was dirty as hell. I got and oil change but i haven't yet reset my ecu yet. On the way back from the oil place i tried to hit lift and i did but it couldn't go past 7k rmp. I reminded me of when i got my Air Filter wet. Any1 got any ideas???

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Oct 9, 6:27am - #52304 
I told you my opinion...TAKE IT TO A DEALER AND HAVE THEM CHECK EVERYTHING TO BE SAFE...problem solved thumbsup wtf

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Oct 9, 6:28am - #52305 
I hear you. Just seeing was i can fix by myself. $$$$ in low now frown.

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Oct 9, 6:29am - #52306 
Originally Posted by nyc_gts
I hear you. Just seeing was i can fix by myself. $$$$ in low now frown.


Ahhh ok...i'm not sure man...that could be lots of things wrong ...ECU...filter...electrical problem...lift bolt??? tons of possibilities

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Oct 9, 6:30am - #52307 
reset your ecu, if the cel stays off great ... if not, go to the dealer.

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Oct 9, 7:25am - #52308 
was the engined warmed up?

If the heat needle isn't at the half way mark, the engine will not revv past 7K RPM

It's almost like a revv limiter is there, it's weird.


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Nov 17, 9:46pm - #52309 
thats right,if the car isnt warmed up it wont rev pass 7k.
i think i saw it somewhere,maybe the celica manual.


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Nov 18, 9:39am - #52310 
I had that happen to me after work when the car was cold, kinda a surpise when your not expecting it.


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