WHEN I FLOOR THE GAS MY RPMS SHOOT REALLY HIGH BUT I HAVE NO ACCELERATION

2000 Chevrolet Silverado

Tiny

wesallen14

December, 23, 2011 AT 9:34 PM

Why is it when I floor the gas at 40mph to get up to speed my rpms rise but I have no acceleration untill I let off and slowly press the gas

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Tiny

rasmataz

December, 23, 2011 AT 9:40 PM

Transmission could be slipping if not could be caused by the following below

Oxygen sensor.

Catalytic converter.

Fuel injectors dirty/sticking.

Mass airflow sensor/Airflow meter.

Throttle position sensor.

Crankshaft position sensor

Knock sensor

Manifold absolute pressure sensor.

EGR Valve

Fuel pressure regulator leaking or defective fuel pump.

Fuel contamination.

Foul/defective spark plugs.

Open spark plug wires.

Ignition coil/Coil packs defective.

Incorrect ignition timing.

Cap and rotor.

Note:If it doesn't apply disregard it and keep testing.

Also refer to this link: http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-hesitates

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