I have a 2000 Saturn ls2. The car will start but when stepping on the gas I have no throttle. Car just idles.

Asked by Jun 15, 2015 at 07:18 PM about the 2000 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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If the car starts and dies when stepping on the gas, you have a weak fuel pump. Fuel cannot keep up with demand, so the vehicle dies. Replace the fuel pump and your problem will be fixed.

The car does not die. It just idles , like there is no gas pedal.

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