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My 1997 pontiac grand am is revving very high at idle, and when I drive it will accelerate on its own. It shifts ok. When I try to accelerate with the accelerater the car bogs down. What the heck is going on? I feel that it could be a sensor, but I would like to narrow it down a little.

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Better be looking for a vacuum leak, pinch off the hoses one at a time, when the idle drops you have your failure

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