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Engine sputters then dies

My car would not start, then it did after about 5 mins, I just earlier this week had the oil changed, the fuel system cleaned out, engine system cleaned out. Now when we went to drive it sputtered like it was runnign out of gas (fulltank) and then dies. After about 5 mins it restarts and we can go about 10 miles before it does it again. Any ideas?

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Sounds like your fuel pump is bad, it will sputter or be hard to start because there is no pressure. if it doesn't start have someone hit the fuel tank from the bottom while you try to start it, if it starts right up then you know you need a new fuel pump.

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