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hello from st. louis

Discussion in 'Member Introductions' started by maximum_overdrive, Nov 2, 2008.

  1. maximum_overdrive

    maximum_overdrive New Member

    hello i just got a 95 suburban and i though id introduce my slef . im joe and this is my 2wd suburban with the 350 . this is the only pic i got right now (from the craigslist ad). its lowered some but im going lower in the rear. ive always wanted one and now ive got it.:happy:

    but i do have a question. when on part throttle it bogs down but if i floor it it picks up. it also searches for idle at stops.(300-400 rpm) i was told it needs a o2 sensor but would that give me my problem?

    i will get good pics on monday. (the wheels ARE the same color)

  2. tlperry68

    tlperry68 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the site. Changing the O2 sensor is a good start. 300 - 400 RPM seems a bit low to me but I'm not sure. Normally V8 motors (while in park or netural) idle a little above 600. How's the Landing holding up in ST. Louis?
  3. maximum_overdrive

    maximum_overdrive New Member

    i meant it searches 300-400rpm . it idles about 600 then jumps to 1000
    Last edited: Nov 2, 2008
  4. MWright936

    MWright936 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the site and congrats on the Suburban!
  5. Springthing

    Springthing Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the GMTC. I hope you can get your problems fixed and get to loving the new ride. I'm sorry I can't be of any help with your problem.
  6. dwill3015

    dwill3015 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the site!
  7. retired2001

    retired2001 Epic Member 5+ Years 5000 Posts

    Welcome to the site! Another Suburban joining the site! You might do well by having someone check for trouble codes. A lot of the "parts stores" will check them for you. Good luck!
  8. bry2500

    bry2500 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Welcome to the site. That problem sounds iritating. I would definitely get the codes checked. But I'm betting on one of the 02 sensors too.
  9. 04sierracrewcab

    04sierracrewcab Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    welocme! congrats on the new burb!
    hope you can get your problems resolved with our asstiance!

  10. maximum_overdrive

    maximum_overdrive New Member

    heres the pics, o and the o2 sensor was bad , it looked like someone hit it with a hammer
    its not bad for $2200


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