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Dave Nova, Buick Technician
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Sometimes the car wont accelerate when pressing on the gas,

Customer Question

sometimes the car wont accelerate when pressing on the gas
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: yes it has and I haven't noticed a change when it starst
JA: What is the model/year of your Buick?
Customer: 2001 lesabre
JA: Are you fixing your LeSabre yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no I am not I am researching it i just bought the car 2 weeks ago there is only about 57000 miles on it
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  Roy Belding replied 5 months ago.

good afternoon my name is ***** ***** I will assist

is the check engine light on???

it could be a failure with the fly by wire accelerator system.

it could be a issue with the fuel pump.

any further info would be great??? does the engine still idle when you try to move???


Expert:  Roy Belding replied 5 months ago.

are we going to continue???