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 on 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 on 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 on 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