I was turning the corner today in my car, and I came to the horrible realization that my car would no longer accelerate. I can push down completely on the gas pedal, but it feels as though there is no resistance. The car continued to move very slowly until I could pull it into a parking lot.
I noticed a dashboard light I've never seen before:
Circle (looks like a Gear)
Exclamation point in the middle
I have replaced many things on this car in the past year including Driveshaft, Spark plugs, Cooling System/Water Pump, R/L Control Arms
My A/C is broken unfortunately and I live here in Dallas, Tx. It is a nightmare. I believe I need a condenser according to mechanic and I was quoted in the area of $1700.
I'm a college student working a temp job and I need this car for work and school.
Please let me know if there is anything I can do as far as junkyard parts or things to look for.
Thanks very much,
Friday, May 25th, 2012 AT 5:39 PM