I got a 1997 Chevrolet vortex that won't start in less i put gas in the throttle body but when i press on the gas or put it in gear it turns off can someone help me with my question please

Zach Onstott

Asked by May 07, 2015 at 04:36 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe 4 Dr LT 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

9 Answers


Check fuel pump relay and fuse to start with.

Zach Onstott

How do i check that

Zach Onstott

If i press on the gas slowly it don't turn off in tell the pedal is all the way down


Will the car idle.

Zach Onstott

I got a new relay and its still doing the same thing

Zach Onstott

Yes it idles


Need to check fuel line pressure, also when was last time the fuel filter replaced?

Zach Onstott

I changed the fuel filter two days ago


OK, need to check fuel line pressure.

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