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1993 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Question: Engine Sputter



, 5.7L V8, New Bern, NC, July 16, 2009, 11:14

As long as I am continually accelerating or have the c/c set there are no issues. If I bareley give it gas whether it's in park or just trying to ease along it sputters terribly and almost stalls. I have already replaced the fuel filter,plugs,wires,oil etc. Any suggestions?

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    July 16, 2009, 21:29

    Could be a bad Throttle Position Sensor. Is there a Check Engine Light On? Some times a Throttle Position Sensor will wear just at the point where you start to give the vehicle gas, it is called the 'tip in point'. It may or may not set a code. Good Luck!

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    Visitor, October 16, 2010, 21:36

    replace the distributor...the 2 ignition module wires from dist. to the module get old,dry rotted, from heat and age and ground out..happened to me..costed me 200 buks auto zone factory replacement distributor, a new cap and rotor should fix the problem..

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