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Wony stay crunk up as as im giving it gas it alive but as

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Wony stay crunk up as long as im giving it gas it alive but as soon as i remove my foot from acellerator it dies
JA: How has your mileage been lately? Has the car been starting normally?
Customer: Yes 188k
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 02 tahoe
JA: What year is your Chevy?
Customer: 02
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Yesterday abs air bas low gas security lifhts are on
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Chevy Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today.

Are your warning lights on right now or they were on yesterday?

Have you checked it for codes?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Diagnostic only says error.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
02 Chevy Tahoe gauges went crazy othet day abs
gas temp gauge not working
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

Your scan tool just says error when you try to connect to the vehicle? But it does power up?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Powers up
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

And your gas gauge and temperature gauge dont work right now and the ABS light is on? Correct?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
You there
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
changed crank shaft sensor and tune up
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

Before or after all of this started?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
After it would not start until that was done
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

So now it does start? If you unplug the crank sensor what happens?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Dude my account is too low
Expert:  Kavey replied 1 year ago.

I didnt offer the phone call. The system does it automatically.

If you dont want the phone call thats perfectly ok with me. We can continue here.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Don't have the tools to
pull starter and get to sensor
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
New sensor yesterday
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

There are many things that will cause the engine to not idle. It may be as simple as an inaccurate sensor it could be low fuel pressure or a fuel quality issue, you may have an exhaust restriction.

Is the check engine light currently coming on?