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Car wont stay started unless foot is on pedal

93 chev corsica was losing power while driving car started smoking at cat thought it needed replacing didnt work changed plugs wires fuel filter still didnt work changed fuel pump no luck car now wont stay started unless you keep foot on pedal soon as you take foot of pedal car dies instantly now i guess i have two problems tried to start car in neutral and throw it in drive to see if it had power to pull off no luck

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  • vcarpenter10 May 09, 2009

    the check engine ligtht is not on, there is no smoke coming out the tailpipe. it seems the CAT was extremely hot, the smoke seemed to be coming from the CAT

  • carhob May 11, 2010

    since changing cat does it sill get extremely hot?

  • carhob May 11, 2010

    when u say car started smoking,u mean out of exhaust,what color is smoke,is check engine light on or was on?

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You can try to see if the fuel regulator is bad,sometimes there will be gas in the air cleaner\tube,it sounds to me that its getting too much fuel

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