Dismiss Notice



Register Today It's free! This box will disappear once registered!

not sure if my motor is running 100%

Discussion in 'Stock 1991 - 1994 Explorers' started by Mudboy, July 31, 2011.

  • Searches ExplorerForum.com
    1. Mudboy

      Mudboy Active Member

      Joined:
      July 22, 2010
      Messages:
      244
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      0
      City, State:
      Bellmawr NJ
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      91 ex
      Not sure what to expect out of it. it has 3.55's and stock 235/75/15s on it. Should it be able to spin the tires from a dead stop on pavement without power braking it? I'm not really wanting to do this, but the other day I floored it from a dead stop and it just went no squeal no nothing. Made me wonder if it should have more power or not. It runs pretty smooth, good oil pressure. once in a while a lifter will tick than quiet up then tick again. I have recently cleaned my maf , seafoamed through brake booster hose, and cleaned the IAC. that made a huge difference in my idle and did away with teh stumble i had off of the line. Thanks
       
    2. Support EF

      Join the Elite Explorers for $20

      Explorer Forum has probably saved you that much already, and will continue to save you money as you learn how to diagnose fix problems yourself and learn which modifications work without having to experiment on your own. Elite Explorer members see practically no ads, can add their own profile photo, upload photo attachments in all forums, and Media Gallery, create more private Conversations, and more. Join Today. Your support is greatly appreciated.



    3. something9000

      something9000 Active Member

      Joined:
      June 17, 2011
      Messages:
      120
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      0
      City, State:
      naples fl
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      1994 navajo
      no getting an gen 1 to do any kind of burn out usually takes wet pavement or grass or turning the steering wheel off the way to one side
       
    4. 94Eddie

      94Eddie Active Member

      Joined:
      September 18, 2003
      Messages:
      326
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      16
      City, State:
      Northern VA
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      2002 Explorer XLT
      I drove a 1994 Explorer for a very long time. It never was able to "light up" the rear tires to any extent.
       
    5. Delta_1980

      Delta_1980 Member

      Joined:
      September 6, 2008
      Messages:
      54
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      0
      City, State:
      livingsville, California
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      92' exploder
      I think the hp of these is somewhere in the neighborhood of 155 or so. no burn outs but you feel free to brake real hard its kinda like a burn out in reverse.:)
       
    6. Mudboy

      Mudboy Active Member

      Joined:
      July 22, 2010
      Messages:
      244
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      0
      City, State:
      Bellmawr NJ
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      91 ex
      lol. This is good news me then, It means that I'm starting to end my journey at getting the thing to run 100%. All I need to do now is regular tune up stuff.
       

    Share This Page







    We Support Our Troops!