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Car starts but when you press on the gas it stalls out.

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First does it stall out in park if it does then have your feul pressure checked, could be feul pump . second if it doesnt stall out in park but it stalls out in gear then your lock up syleniod in trans is faulty.

Posted on Oct 07, 2008

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SOURCE: when pressing the gas the car stalls and backfires

THE CHEAPEST SOLUTIONS IS A TUNE UP....

Posted on Jun 26, 2009

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SOURCE: car stalls when i press the gas

That is caused by the fuel not being able to burn properly. There are several reasons for this but first thing to check is the spark plugs.

Posted on Dec 07, 2009

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SOURCE: car stalls when in idle

You need a tune-up. Not a major problem, and it will fix all your problems. Please don't forget to rate this answer.

Posted on Feb 23, 2010

SOURCE: 1989 Cutlass Ciera. Got gas about 30 minutes prior

You may have gotten some condensational moisture in your gas. It collects on the insides of tanks when high humidity occures. The easiest way to rid your tank of water is to put in a bottle of alcohol (91%.) This will disperse the water, and as a consequence increase your octane level a bit. It will never harm your engine or fuel system. Do this first, and wait an hour. Charge your battery if it is low, as you are going to have to push all the contaminated gas through the fuel system before it can start. Try a gasoline with 10% ethenol (alcohol), it rarely if ever has water present.

Posted on Apr 07, 2010

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SOURCE: Car starts fine but dies when gas applied. Car

SOUND LIKE YOU HAVE A STOPPED UP FUEL FILTER.

Posted on Aug 31, 2010

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SOURCE: my car starts up n run for thirty seconds then

Shortage of fuel is your problem. Please make sure that enough fuel is reaching the injectors/cylinders . And while you are at it please clean the air filters as well.

Posted on Sep 20, 2010

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