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Re: Stuttering 4KSQ....
> While it's stuttereing, do you see an unusual amount of black smoke?
> If so, you may want to check the coil. Sounds to me like what I went
> through with my 4ksq.
> Todd Candey
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> Subject: Stuttering 4KSQ....
> Author: Lorens Kulla <firstname.lastname@example.org> at ~internet
> Date: 6/21/96 07:12 PM
> Can anyone help with a problem I just started having with my '85 4ksq.
> It idles fine but when you give it anything more than part throttle. It
> runs like it is on the limiter. Just started the other day, revs to
> around 4k/rpm at light throttle then bang, stutter. Idles fine, if you
> squeeze the throttle hard at idle it sounds as though it is choking.
> Will sustaian around 2500 rippems in that state. Thanks in advance. Hate
> having to drive the Bertone ;-). Miss my Q.
> No black smoke at all. Just the stuttering. Happened again today. Seems
like it would never happen if I didn't spin the engine to redline.
Happens first during full throttle acceleration in first gear. If I shut
the car down, then restart, I can get away without trouble with part
throttle. Should I be checking fuel or spark?
85 4ksq (soon to be repaired)