Go Back   Mitsubishi Forum - Mitsubishi Enthusiast Forums > Mitsubishi Models > Mitsubishi Eclipse & Eclipse Spyder > 2nd Generation
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search

Welcome to the Mitsubishi Forum - Mitsubishi Enthusiast Forums.
If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 10-12-2010, 06:15 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 2
Default 1997 Eclipse spyder running on 2 cylinders

I have a 1997 eclipse spyder that i replaced the engine in.After finished it only ran on 2 cylinders. then i replaced the camshaft position sensor and crankshaft position sensor and it still ran on 2 cylinders. all 4 have spark and the 2 that fire (cylinders 3 and 4) have fuel. but when i switch 2 and 3 fuel injector wires then the 2 that fire are 2 and 4. so i thought it was something electrical so i replaced the ecu. no difference. When i bought the engine it had the distributer not the coil pack like mine.so a dealer said i had to get this piece called a cam position cylinder (ever heard of it?). i put it in before replacing everything else.is there a difference between the 2.0 cam position cylinder and the 2.4 like mine. What else can it be?
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on MitsubishiForum!

Last edited by 97EclipseSpyder; 10-12-2010 at 06:25 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-13-2010, 02:44 AM
KaiserEclipse's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: LaGrange Ky
Posts: 180
Send a message via MSN to KaiserEclipse
Default

check your fuel injectors perhaps if it fires the other pistons when you switch the wires, is it throwing a code?
__________________
"I know what's wrong, and if I could find it, I'd fix it"
"If a part can be installed incorrectly, it will be"-Murphys Law
"When the valves float you know its time to shift"
"God invented turbo lag to give V8's a chance."
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-13-2010, 05:08 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 2
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by KaiserEclipse View Post
check your fuel injectors perhaps if it fires the other pistons when you switch the wires, is it throwing a code?
yea the code i get is telling me the camshaft position sensor but i already replaced that..when i disconnect the sensor it fires on all 4 but extremly rough
Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2010, 05:08 PM
 
 
 
Reply

Tags
1997, crankshaft, cylinders, eclipse, fuel, injectors, location, position, rough, running, sensor, spyder, wont, work, working


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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


Advertising

Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory
Our Sponsors
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:35 AM.

Internet Brands, Inc.