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Will not idle

Car runs very well when on interstate or rpm are high. when stopped it acts like it is running out of gas.i put plugs,wires ,cap,button and fuel filter on it. the car sat for two years and i ran about half of tank of that old gas trough it. ran it almost out and put high octane in ran about 50 miles but still no good PLEASE help!!

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  • sgp71550 Mar 26, 2009

    Runs fine as long as I'm actually pushing on the gas pedal but when you let off of it and stop at a red light, stop sign, etc. it will die. No idea what is causing this. No one else seems to know either. Very annoying...and dangerous.

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Pcv or egr pcv could be stopped up or egr is stuck

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