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My 1997 chevy s10 2 wheel drive will crank but won't rev up.

Changed fuel pump fuel filter coil packages spark plugs spark plug wires all the sensors my computer said, but still won't rev up. what can I do to keep from buying another motor?

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Motors do not rev up because they are not getting correct air/fuel for the throttle opening. So check that the accelerator position sensor is working and if you have a cable operated throttle to the body check that it is not broken. IT may be your throttle motor is not working

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SOURCE: 95 chevy truck 4.3 motor has like a miss in high gear after warms

The fault could be in the ingnition module in the dist.I had a car one time that did the same thing but when it was cold,try replacing the the ignition module.

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SOURCE: 1995 lumina cranks but will not start

Sounds like it has jumped timing, dont know which engine you have so could be chain or belt.

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check the fuse for the injetor. if is bad

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SOURCE: 89 Corsica: no power, hesitates in drive, idles

Check your fuel pressure, and or injectors. You may have too much fuel getting into the engine causing it to burn rich and overheat the converters.

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SOURCE: 1997 chevy silverado 1500 350 vortech, new fule pump not working

before you drop tank again, check fuses & relay.then disconnect fuel line @ filter turn key to on position should hear fuel pump run and get gas stream out of line. if no flow from line new pump faulty be sure & remove negative battery cable first good luck.

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