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Why does my 99 Oldskeep dying in traffic?

I have a 99 oldsmobile cutlass with a slight vacuum leak, it does great when there is no traffic but come traffic it dies. I've had the car for a month and it's died on my wife 3 times since purchase. What could be my issue besides the vacuum leak?

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It is prob the vacuum leak if it is a bad one it will stall out , fix it , they are pretty easy to find , go on youtube with your question your answer is there ,

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