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1996 Geo Metro 4 cylinder

While driving engine starts to sputter and stalls, after you wait for a time it will start and run fine, have replaced battery, ignition coil, timing belt, both O2 sensors. Check engine light resets after starting I have taken to shop and nothing ever shows up or happens.Have also replaced the fuel pump and filter. Could it be the Power Control Module .

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  • spades77355 Mar 05, 2009

    http://www.fixya.com/cars/t591786-1997_g...





    I have the same problem too, this post I linked may be helpful, ro did you fix yours yet? I am going to see if I can fuind one of these and give it a try.

  • fsds4245 Mar 05, 2009

    Finally traded the1996 Metro could not depend on it with my grandaughter driving it to and from work at night.

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look at this post, this may help, I am having the same problem and am going to try to find one of these parts.

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