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Engine does not run smooth

The engine dies while running fine, then starts up right away. Sometime it does not die completely, just as if you turn the key off then back on quickly. It can be driven from 0-80 MPH with not a problem, then suddenly starts jerking as the engine dies then runs again. This past weekend, I drove it 70 miles. For the first 31 miles, it purred just fine, then started dieing as if you turned the key off then back on. Help.

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  • Anonymous Jan 22, 2009

    I had the same problem and it was a factory recall. Give the dealership a call.

  • justocusmile Jan 22, 2009

    I had the same problem a few years ago and it turned out to be a recall. Check with your dealership.

  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2009

    I have also had this problem the past three weeks. I had the recalls done a long time ago. I was told it was the Mass airflow sensor, so I've replaced it twice. Still having the same problem.

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Sounds like a fuel problem, Bad fuel pump relay of actual fuel pump check relay first may be working intermittently.( Replace relay first before going to pump). Good luck thanks for using FIX YA

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Check the fuel filter, and check ignition coil wire not loss.

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