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Pontiac grand prix runs rough like it wants to die when i stop and the check engine light flashes
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Pontiac grand prix runs rough like it wants to die when i stop and the check engine light flashes
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I have a 99 dodge grand caravan. Over the weekend the check engine light came on. I stopped at Advanced Auto Parts and had them check it for the code. Nothing came up and the light eventually went off. This morning, when I started the van, the engine light came on again and the van was running and ideling rough. As I was driving it to work, the engine light started flashing at me. I think the first time was around 7 times, the second time it blinked 10 times, and the last time before I got to wo
The flashing engine light indicates that one or more cylinders are misfiring. If possible take to Advanced again and have them give you the code numbers. If you post the codes in here we may be able to help find a solution to your issue. Would start ... 1999 Dodge Caravan
1997 Mazda 626 (2.0 liter): The check engine or malfunction light came on and will not go off. Since this light came on, the heater/defrost will not blow warm air. Temp guage shows hot after car has been running for a few minutes. Engine acts like it wants to die when in drive and brake is applied at complete stop. Last night the car started fine as normal. After driving it approx. 3 miles, the car died while driving it (I coasted to my destination). Car would not restart immediately. 2 hours la
Sounds like the head or head gasket is blown. your cylinders may be getting coolant in them which will not only cause the motor to lockup, but also cause bent rods and valves. check your oil dipstick and transmission dipstick to see if it looks lik ... 1997 Mazda 626
1990 f-150 xlt lariat, 5.8l truck runs, check engine light comes on it runs rough and dies, i can hear the fuel pump in the back running erratic. If i turn the key a few times the pump will charge and stop, then the truck starts fine. it will run and the check engine light comes back on, and it dies again. when i turn the key forward the pump will continue to run and erratic, truck will not start. when i turn it forward and it runs and stops quickly it will start. I replaced the fuel pump relay
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I have a 2003 Grand Caravan that stalls just as you start to push the gas. The engine will die if you just barely push the gas. It only does this some times, usually after the car has been sitting and is cold. (on a 65 degree day) Starts, idles and runs fine other than that. No check engine light. If the engine does not die, the engine catches and accelerates normally. It only does this from a stop and seems to be more noticable the slower you push the gas. Is this a throttle position sensor or
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So, My 2007 chevy aveo was running fine...then the check engine light comes on and the hold light begins to flash. The car runs fine. However, when I stop and begin to accelerate, the car will kinda "jump" when it shifts to 2nd and 3rd gear (i have an automatic, by the way). Later the hold light stopped flashing and it changed gears perfectly, but the check engine light remained on. What's going on???
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I have a 1999 Mercury Sable (3.0 Liter OHV), it was running perfectly until yesterday. I was on the highway at 75 mph + when the check engine light started flashing. There was no immediate indication of engine trouble other than the flashing check engine light.When I pulled off the highway and stopped at a light, the car began to idle extremely poorly. The check engine light continued to flash. A friends diagnostic computer indicated that there was a misfire on cylinders 1, 2 and 3. I have relpa
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The high engine coolant temp/automatic transaxle fluid temp and low coolant level warning light starts flashing as soon as i start the car ive checked the fluid levels and they are fine and changed the sensor but its still flashing and when i drive it runs fine until i stop then it dies out then when i finaly get it started again i have to slam it in drive with it reved up or it dies out HELP !!!
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Have a 1998 Ford F-150 with 4.2 V6 check engine light codes P1537,P1538,P0302 runs good then runs rough and check engine light flashes then stops flashing and runs good again. Keeps repeating this constantly.
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My 04 sebring convertible running great check engine light started flashing, engine died and coasted to a stop with sufficient battery will not turn over
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I have a 1997 Buick LeSabre. Check engine light came on, stalls at stop lights, dies while driving. Hooked it up to a diagnostic, said PO 102. Went to the junk yard, took a MAF off a running car, hooked it up, reset the computer and same thing. I bought some car cleaner, shot in the intake, changed the air filter.. still does the same thing. I seem to be flying through gas as well. What should I do next? Mind you, I'm a single mother, who knows a bit about cars, but I'm wanting to fix this m
Your doing it the right way by heading to the junkyard. I go there as much as I can to find parts. MAF sensors are fairly fragile and if the car you removed it from was wrecked, it could have damaged the sensor. I always suggest removing and cleaning ... 1997 Buick LeSabre
I am getting a misfire on cylinder #5, I have changed the coil, wire and spark plug but still get the misfire error code 0305 on cylinder 5 all the time. Runs pretty rough too. I have the same problem..... I have a 2001 Grand Prix with a 3.6L V6. Error code 0305- Cyl. # 5 Misfire. I've changed the spark plugs, and wires. That didn't help at all. The engine seems to ok untill the RPM gets up to about 4000 rpm then it starts to cut out and the Check Engine light starts to flash. The only code tha
I've got a 2002 Grand Prix GTP 3.8L Supercharged V6, nearly the same motor.\015\012I had the exact same problem, misfire on Cyl. 5 and random/multiple misfire.\015\012I replaced all the wires, plugs, coils, and even the ignition mod ... 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix
Have F350 diesel, will turn over and wants to start but won't...was running rough, and would run rough and die when stopping. check engine light comes on and at times will go off.
I do agree with answer from subikid90 but in my experience it has been 9/10 your IDM injector drive modual it will be located on the driver side inside the fender behind the f350 emblem you will need to take the inner fender out or move it over to ge ... 2002 Ford F350 Super Duty DRW Reg. Cab
One year ago we had the engine replaced with a rebuilt engine, since then the catalyst converter has been changed 3 times. The car run fine, passes inspection, no errors found on the Dyno machine... but every couple month the check enginge light comes on. The car is a 2004 Grand Prix GTP. I was wondering if this my be computer related, maybe a flash update?? Thanks Dennis
Yes you are nearly right. It's possible that your new engine has a different engine tuning that the car was built for. Is this a turly new engine or an engine aquired from another car? were the sensers used on your old engine used on the new one o ... 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix
My 2003 jetta with a 1.8 turbo will up and die at slower speeds and stops but sometimes start right up but sometime take a little longer abd when it dose start the EPC light is on and so is the check engine light seems to run fine when u get it started again just want to know what is going on
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1990 f-150 xlt lariat, runs, then check engine light suddenly comes on, truck dies, and you can hear fuel pump in tank running eratic. After i turn the key a few times i can hear the fuel pump charge then stop and truck will start. runs then check light comes on and dies again. When i turn the key and i can hear the pump running constantly and irratic it won't start.Replaced fuel pump relay next to ecc relay near air cleaner, no help.
YOU ARE GOING TO NEED TO REPLACE THE FUEL PUMP, THE PUMP IS WORN OUT, THAT IS WHY THE NOISE, THE FUEL TANK MUST BE PULLED TO DO THIS, I AM A FORD DEALER TECH WITH 20 YEARS OF SHOP TIME AS A FORD MASTER TECHNICIAN. ... 1990 Ford F150
I have a 1999 Jeep cherokee Classic. My wife is the only one who has had problems with it. She says when she drives it she will be driving down the road and the engine will stop running. Its not electrical because the radio and A/C still work. The check engine light comes on when the car dies. After the car comes to a stop she turns the ignition and starts the car back up and the check engine light goes off again. Any suggestions?
I replaced the crankshaft position sensor now it runs fine ... 1997 Jeep Cherokee
I have a 1997 grand prix with a p0302 code. what can be the problem. i have replaced the spare plugs and wires but thr check engine light is still on. when i drive it idles low then jerks to the desired speed amd the check engine lights starts flashing. when it gets to the desired speed it is find an the check engine light is still on but not blanking. also when i go up hills it hesitates then the cel is blinking again . what do i do
The blinking light is telling the driver the problem is serious. You need compression, fuel, and spark at the right time for the cylinders to produce power. I'll assume compression is ok, so that leaves the fuel injector or spark from the coil. ... Cars & Trucks
I have a 2002 isuzu rodeo that when I put it in reverse it will die. Once in awhile the check engine light will come on..this last time it was error codes PO172 and 175 error code Po101 closed loop fuel system and Mass volume air flow circut range performance problem and PCM unreadable. After I get it in reverse and than drive away after a few mins.of waiting it will run great for a few weeks and starts all over again. Check engine light will flash 18 times and car will die. Wait a few mins. st
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2000Pontiac grand prix, code 304 misfire #4. Changed the spark plugs, wires, control unit for the plugs and the back 3 injectors, still have the same problem. Clear the code, comes back. slight ruff idle, but no problem acelerating. Check engine light flashes sometimes as I cruise and sometimes as I stop. had the injectors prof. cleaned, ran great for 5 mn, then came back. Any suggestions?
... 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix
The check engine light (MIL)on 2003 Audi quattro 3.0 stays on when car is running. Goes off sometimes on its own and then comes back on but it doesnt flash. When driving at high speeds( 120 kms or over), the check engine light starts flashing for 5 seconds and then stops.
THE LIGHT IS STORING A CODE IN THE PCM.NEED TO HAVE THE PCM READ BY A SCAN TOOL .ONCE U HAVE THE CODE U WILL FIND OUT WHAT CIRCUIT THE PROBLEM IS IN,. ... Audi A4
I am having issues with my 2003 dodge grand caravan. It was running rough and wouldn't hold idle. The check engine light was on and it was for the ignition in cylinder 3. The spark plugs and wires were replaced and the check engine light went away. Now, it runs good on the top end but it sputters badly at idle particulairly in the morning. It will die out frequently at idle. A lot of black carbon out of the exhaust pipe as well. I'm not sure if it an airflow restriction or and idle selenoid. Any
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96 pontiac grand prix se 3.1 service engine light is on and flashing. car runs bad. sometimes it has no power to get up an go. goes through alot of gas and smells of fuel bad. had it put on computer all kinds of codes came up. mass airflow, egr valve, ignition coil, coil module, cylander #3, multiple missfire. bought the ignition coil didn't need it. check coil modules all are working fine. any help?
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My 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee, while driving at any speed, all of a sudden almost dies and the check engine light flashes on the dash for about 2 seconds and then everything goes back to normal. The vehicle never shuts off, it continues to run while doing this. No service station can figure out the problem.
My jeep does the same thing. do you know if your 3rd tail light is out? i have a theory. ... 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Car runs rough sounds like it wants to stall when stopped but in gear and check engine light is flashing
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