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Have a 87 Caprice that runs fine but sometimes dies when I hit the gas

(1990 Chevrolet Caprice)
in Parsons, KS on July 16, 2014
Just got a car when I drive it it runs fine but sometimes it will die when I go to takeoff. Then when it does iI have to try starting back up and not hit the gas. If I do it dies atomatically help I'm a female with no clue
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on July 23, 2014
Is it a v-6 or an 8 cyl?HINT-4.3L would be the V6. That one is throttle body injected and would be a little different from the carb. models of which the other answer is correct for...V6 is Rare , but just in case.......
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on July 16, 2014
The accelerator pump is bad, no working. its delivers the extra gas the motor needs until the main jets can catch up.
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