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97buick regal 3.8 supercharge starts then won't idle at all

Car will start then die won't idle at all,can drive if you keep working gas paddle, but dies as soon as you stop

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Look for vacuum leaks and repair. Also clean throttle, mass air flow sensor,throttle position sensor and idle air control valve.

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

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SOURCE: car starts but dies when you give it gas

Clean The Idle Air Controler

Posted on May 03, 2010

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SOURCE: rough idle, dies when trying to give it gas

it'll either be your ignition system (spark plugs, distributor cap, etc) or more likely your fuel system (most likely your fuel pump or your fuel filter)

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 Regal GS Super charged, Starts,runs 3-5 sec and dies

i gaurantee that it is the fuel pump ressistor up on the passenger side front behind head lamp assembly you will find the connector with two wires going to it. no need to remove old one install new one and connect wires to new one leave old in. dealer only part but not expensive. dont belive dealer when they try to talk you out of it. This is a kit to relocate a ressistor that has been installed in a poor location. I promise this will fix it. My wifes car did the same thing, took 20 minutes to fix and that is only because i am an electrician and am finicky about where to locate wires etc. the kit comes with installation instructions however they are a little vague. trust me. easy fix. my dealer tried to get me to leave car for repair and said it sounds like the theft detterent system. they were wrong and i was right. dont trust em

Posted on Sep 03, 2008

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SOURCE: car starts and runs fine then dies

ya could be a bad filter. or maybe your injectors are getting bad.

Posted on Mar 18, 2009

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SOURCE: i have 2000 beetle 2.0 after changing the bettery and

think you may have caused the car to go into safe mode.you need someone to plug in a diagnostic computer to erase fault codes in the cars brain. hopefully that will sort it out!

Posted on Jun 12, 2009

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