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Car starts but shuts off immediately.

2001 lexus es starts but shuts off immediately. Battery is fine though. Any suggestions

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  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2009

    low rpms

  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2009

    Exactly the same problem on my ES300 1999. I changed the Mass Airflow Sensor, per the dealer. This was not the problem. No one can diagnosis the problem. I think it is a fuel related issue as well.

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It may have something to do with getting gas to the right places.

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