What could be causing my engine to die when I push on the accelerator

Asked by Apr 04, 2017 at 10:51 AM about the 1992 Plymouth Laser 2 Dr RS Turbo AWD Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car will turn on and rev but when I push on the accelerator it dies. What can be causing this to happen???

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A bad vacuum leak. Look for bad vacuum lines, snug up the intake manifold, and check the throttle body base gasket.

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