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Car won't stay running at stop lights


Ok... my car will run, but every time i take my foot off the gas pedal it dies. I will leave my foot on the gas and the brake while at a stop light and i does not die. i'm only 18 and have noone to help me fix or show me how to do these type of things. i even took it to the autoshop and they said they have no idea what the problem is cause it could be many things.

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  • mai nhia Mar 09, 2009

    my chevy beretta is a 1988, v6...and i think we both have the same problem because i just bought this car last year in the summer...n sometimes out of nowhere it will die while my car has stopped at a stop sign or if it aint driving, sumtimes my car will over heat alot n i will end up buyin alot of anti freeze coolant n pouring heka water into my water coolant...

  • carhob May 11, 2010

    is your check engine light on,if it is whats the code?

  • c38hot May 11, 2010

    ckeck for air intake boot leaks and look inside throttle body , clean and/or repair as needed , consult repair shop on how to do the cleaning part

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Alot of times when they do that it one of two...O 2 sencer or idle control.

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