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Car starts then dies

It idels up and down until check engin light come on then dies.. if i give it gas it dies too... i can here the fuel pump working fine.. what could it be

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You've got a whole bunch of sensors on this car. You need to put an OBD1 scan tool on it and see what the codes are. OBD1 is very vague but may pin point you to the problem. Sounds like a bad Idle air valve/sensor. Could be a throtte positioning sen. More than likely cause in my educated guess, you've got a bad crank position sensor. If not that than its a cam sensor. good luck

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