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In the past 15months I have have replaced my battery and had to have computer in car reset because of the battery going completely dead (thats what I was told) I have had 2 tune-ups, replaced the o2 Sensors, bank 1 & 2 sensors replaced (is this same as o2 sensors) and replaced mass airflow sensor and have regular oil changes but my 2000 6cyl. Galant runs horrible. My car stalls all the time when idle and after pumping gas, no matter if tank is 1/2 full or on E, I have difficulty getting my car started. It stalls several times before I can keep it going. It stalls when sitting idle in traffic. Help! I am putting too much money in this car that I really do like otherwise. When it runs properly, I love my car.

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  • phladya Mar 11, 2009

    I have asked about that before, and will ask again. I have also called Mitsubishi for help as well. No answer yet. I have been told by my dealership that without the check engine lite on and without being able to get a reading from their machine, it is almost impossible to diagnose.

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No mention of the fuel pump. Was this checked? This sounds like a fuel pump problem. Have a technichian check this out when you go in next time I am certain this is your problem.

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  • robertsondan Apr 01, 2011

    hi with mitsubishis ,after the battery is disconnected the base idle resets, when reconnected often stalling occurs,the throttle body will have heaps of **** in it.Clean it out by spraying carb clean onto a rag and wipe it out thorouhly,dont just spray it into the throttle as the carb clean can damage the in sides of the stepper motor,try this .

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