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2001 Venture. heavy in gas pedal press. can't go over 120km/hr. when force the gas pedal, the ''service engine soon'' light will start flashing. engine just overhauled.

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  • mtq214 Jul 16, 2009

    cat convertor replaced and problem soved..........thanks

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Take it back to your mechanic to have it checked, it could be anything from a jammed throttle cable to a plugged catalytic converter, if the converter was not replaced and the engine shot antifreeze out the exhaust pipe it may be plugged, but need to know if that was done or not. Also a plugged fuel filter or other unrelated problems can cause this.

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Have the cat coverter chk'd for restriction.

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