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My 2002 olds Bravada starts but wont excelerate. Rmp doesn't

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My 2002 olds Bravada starts but wont excelerate. Rmp doesn't go past 1 to 2.
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: I think they look ok. The radio, etc works what else could it be?
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: haven't tried to much but wondering if it could be fuel pump where is it located?
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Service engine light and reduced engine light comes on
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oldsmobile
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 1 year ago.

When you drive the vehicle, is there a noticeable lack of power? Chugging? Black smoke from the tailpipe?