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Have it hooked up to a diagnostic scan tool ,check engine sensor data parameters . Fuel pressure test it as well ! Check for vacuum leaks .When it stalls have you try pushing on the gas pedal a little an then trying to start it then ? Not to the floor because this cuts off fuel injectors .

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