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My 96 subaru legacy also keeps stalling

After I start my car it runs for a couple of seconds then it dies. I can keep it running by giving gas but as soon as I let off it dies.

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SOURCE: 2002 Nissan Altama 2.5 S

sounds to me like you need a new head gasket. top off your coolant overflow bottle. run vehicle as if nothing was happening and in few days check level of coolant in the bottle. OR you can check the cylinders for coolant intrussion by removing all 4 spark plugs in the morning after you use the car the day before. You will most likely find coolant down there. (check to see if the pistons are nice and clean on top / washed by the coolant) I have done a few and have seen a few beeing replaced for the same symptom. RUNS ROUGH FOR FEW SECONDS AFTER START UP. Thats the coolant in cylinder washing the plug down, resulting in misfire until the coolant burnes of inside the cylinder, that's when the car will run OK. Let me know what you find.

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Is the MIL light on on the dash?

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SOURCE: 92 nissan sentra Stalls while idling

I had this kind of problem on my car a couple of times. It can either be the idle control valve or overheating. you can clean the idle control valve or replace it. the one for my car was like $140 at the dealership.

Posted on Jun 10, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a 96 nissan sentra that starts up just

check the coil packs if there geting hot they do that to they just quit firing

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Assuming you are not referring to the pulsation experienced when the anti-lock braking system engages, you should replace the rotors and the pads while you are at it. The days of turning or resurfacing rotors are over. They are cheap.

Posted on Jul 19, 2009

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