2002 neon idles fine but shuts down in drive.

Asked by Jul 09, 2014 at 10:04 PM about the 2002 Dodge Neon 4 Dr S Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2002 neon idles fine, as soon as i put it in drive and step on thuttle it shuts down. Changed fuel pump thinking that was the problem but no, any hints as to what else it may be?

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This could be you need to clean your throttle body,and tps sensor,did you change your fuel filter all so?

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I was of the assumption the only fuel filter was the one with the fuel pump assembly. No in line filter. I will try cleaning the throttle body and tps sensor. Thanks for your response.Will let you know the results.

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