won't accelarate on 1998 Chevrolet Tracker

Car starts okay; idles for a few minutes then dies; when i put it in drive, it will not accelarate.

by in Gulfport, MS on May 30, 2010
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by , May 30, 2010
Check your fuel pressure, also does the exhaust look black and smell? Do you have a Check Engine or Service Engine Soon Light on? http://repairpal.com/check-engine-light
COMMENT by , June 01, 2010
yes the check engine light is on but has been on way before this problem began. how to check the fuel pressure?
ANSWER by , December 10, 2010
I found out that mine was a fuel Pressure regulator take it a Auto Zone store and have them do a test for you it is a little hand held machine they connected under the steering wheel and then it gives the codes and they will tell what is wrong with car