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My car shuts off all the time while drivung the power windows wont work when this happens but everything else power works.i wait a few minutes and it starts but continues to just shut off while iom dr

My car keeps shutting off on me while i drive it i wait a few minutes and it starts but i go down the road and a few minutes more it shuts off again

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Have the body control module checked with a scanner, I think it may be failing.

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SOURCE: Car shuts down while driving

It is very likely the part that is giving you the problem is a Crankshaft Position Sensor, they go open circuit when they get hot, then after it cools it becomes a good circuit again, this is very frustrating, had the same issue with my Buick a few years ago, replaced the coils and the ignition module at a cost of hundreds, DID NOT CHANGE A THING, the crank sensor fixed the problem and was $30.00 from Buick.

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SOURCE: 2000 buick lesabre shuts down while driving

they have had alot of problems with key switches in that model that is where i would start

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I have a 1997 buick regal gs 3.8 supercharge
the car would not start some days and it would quit while running. the instrument guage lights would come on and when i turn on the turn signal the guages would go crazy and the buzzer would sound. I replaced the ingition switch for 102.00 from auto zone and that fixed the problem

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SOURCE: 94 buick lasabre runs shuts off then will start again

take the car into to a repair shop to diag code for sartersI know I hate walking

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SOURCE: I have a 1991 buick regal stalls and shut off after warming up

egr valve is not opening up when the engine reaches it normal operating temperture

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