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Acceleration I have no clue whats going on with my car. I had to replace my camshaft because it broke going down the interstate,So I just got a used head from the junk yard and put it on with a new head gasket and put timing back on and new spark plugs and wires. I drove it around for a couple of days and as I was leaving I got down the road to a stop sign and I heard a pop and now when im driving it won't pick up speed. I go about 5 miles per hour with the gas pedal to the floor. If i let off it will either cut off or just idle weird. But when I am parked I can rev it up and it revs up fine. But as soon as I take off it only goes 5 miles per hour. I changed the fuel filter and I can hear the fuel pump kicking on. Any ideas?

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Re check the valve timing, align the crankshaft and camshaft timing marks, adjust the timing belt and torque the timing belt bolt properly. Hope that works.

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Sounds like your valve seals are gone. Expensive, unless you can do it yourself.

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