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Help... My 2001 Sable is giving me problems!!!!

I just bought this 2001 Sable and I need help in figuring out what's wrong with it as my warranty only covers engine, transmission and drive shift. I just put in a new battery, alternator and mega fuse as this is what the mechanic thought was the problem but after all of this it... Starts up, After started for about 5mins the ABS, airbag, brake, gas, ect... lights come on and the car starts to jump like it wants to cut off. It doesn't cut off and it doesn't show how how fast I'm going but I have to keep giving it gas while I'm at a stop in order for it not too. Once I drive to my destination about 4 miles and cut it off it will not start back up and will only do a ticking noise when I try to turn it over but wait.... Once I let it sit (typically overnight) It will start back up and do the same thing all over again! Please HELP me if you give me some input as to what I need to fix now?

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Sounds like a major electrical issue. Might be the computer. Not sure about this one.

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