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My car sometimes wont start and when it does it cuts out and dies

3 months ago i replaced battery and alternator. 2 days ago i left my lights on and had to get it boosted. now it sometimes wont start then it started and it was cutting out on me and died and would not start again. i waited a few hours and it started but it is cutting out very bad and when i tried to give it gas it almost died.

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  • randidandi Jan 03, 2009

    thanks for trying thats not it though any other suggetions

  • randidandi Jan 04, 2009

    no i havent even thought about that

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Put a voltmeter on battery. It should say something like 12 volts. Start motor and see if you have about 14.5 volts while running. If not your charging system has failed.

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  • ccdhair Jan 03, 2009

    Ok, but please do not give me a 2 rating if that is not it!

    Try the coil. Or coil wire. Or perhaps the cap and rotor.

    You have not really provided much info so this is just a wild *** guess.

    The other thing you might try is adding HEET additive to your fuel.

  • ccdhair Jan 04, 2009

    This might sound like a stupid question but...did you check your fuel filter?

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