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Put in drive and no power but idles fine. Can't get it out…

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Put in drive and...

Put in drive and no power but idles fine

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

Can't get it out of drive way no power

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

2007 Chevy Aveo it's not showing any codes. When it did it through misfire so changed the plugs wires and ignition coil oh and 02 sensor

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Aveo yourself? What have you tried so far?

All the above and yes. Cleaning egr now

Submitted: 17 days ago.Category: Chevy
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Customer reply replied 17 days ago
It idles fine in park and nuetral. Can't get it above 1500 rpms in drive with the brake on.
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Chevy Mechanic: Jerry Newton, Chevy Technician replied 17 days ago
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I would check the exhaust back pressure with a gauge made for this purpose. It sounds like you have a restricted exhaust i.e. a plugged catalytic converter.

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