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My rendezvous runs but wont excelerate when i push in the

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hello my rendezvous runs but...
hello my rendezvous runs but wont excelerate when i push in the gas petal
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with Buick. The Buick Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: well i try to drive and my rpm shows its going but my car wont go more than 5 mph if that
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing yet except trying to see if its a throttel acuater fuse
JA: Is there anything else the Buick Mechanic should be aware of about your Buick?
Customer: no
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Buick Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 1 year ago
rpmdiag
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Hi, I’m Ron and I can help you.
I have been in the auto repair business with my own shops since 1975 and also teach automotive repair. I am confident we can resolve your problem together. Please understand that I don't know your skill level. In most cases when you have a problem with the way the vehicle performs, specialized tooling is required to acquire computer data/information or engine testing results. We didn’t build these complicated vehicles; we just diagnose and fix them. Also understand that I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the vehicle either, so it may take a few replies to get to satisfactory results. I am also going to direct you with the fastest, easiest and most common things to check first. Please be patient and permit me to do what I do best.
I also try to give all of the information you may need, expecting a “positive rating” in return. I will also continue assisting you after you have rated me, if necessary. If there is any reason I cannot get a positive rating, please let me know why “in advance”, so I can go another direction for you. I am sorry you’re having this problem; I’ll help you through it.

You can have a couple areas to go here, from low fuel pressure, transmission problem or plugged exhaust. All these can be tested with the proper tools too.

Thanks, Ron

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