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Security System I have a 1996 Oldsmobile Achieva, My car sometimes shuts off when its idling or when im driving it, it doesnt hesitate or anything just shuts off, Then my Check Engine and Security light come on and It wont start till the lights go off. Another thing is that, lately my lights on my dash have been blinking like crazy when this happens the car will shut off also, I heard it maybe the Camshaft Sensor? I could really use some help!

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    start engine,runs for 3 seconds and stops,restart engine same thing happens,leave ignition on for about 10 to 12 minutes,security light goes off,restart engine,it runs fine,leave car set for two days,same problem happens again....what causes this

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You need to go to autozone or advance and do an obd2 scan. This will give you codes so you can plot your next course of action. It will tell you if a sensor or something else is faulty

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