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Motor suddenly goes off while driving

My 92 Firebird V6 suddenly went off while I was driving. I started it right away and everything worked fine. Could it be a problem with the anti theft system?

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More likely it is a fault with the ignition, possible crank sensor or defective ignition module. Have u tested it for trouble codes? if not go to Kragen auto or Autozone they do the test for free.

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