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1998 Chevrolet Tracker Question: won't accelarate

 

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washers, Gulfport, MS, May 30, 2010, 12:30
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Car starts okay; idles for a few minutes then dies; when i put it in drive, it will not accelarate.

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    dandd May 30, 2010, 19:51
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    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

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    washers, June 01, 2010, 11:55
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    yes the check engine light is on but has been on way before this problem began. how to check the fuel pressure?

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    Visitor, December 10, 2010, 11:47

    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

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