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When gas pedal is floored the car revs then goes to idle then back again. Engine light is on, do not know what pins to short to look at check engine light

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  • jfyksen Sep 08, 2010

    The reason for flooring the gas is to rev it up since it does not rev much then idles down to about to when it almost dies,

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Have car scanned at parts store. Autozone and Advance (maybe others) do free scans.

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If you have a 1996 or newer car, the only way to read the error code is with a code reader, there are no pins to short.
Why are you flooring the gas pedal? Are you doing this in Park or Neutral, or in gear?

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