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Engine will die after turning on. starts up right away will will die again. check engine light has just come on after car has been doing this for 9 months.

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Following the instructions above you should be able to extract the code the check engine light is giving you. The fault code may indicate the cause of your problem but may also relate to something different so keep an open mind.

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This sounds to be fuel related, could you please supply the following information and I'm sure we can solve this situation. 1. Has the fuel pump "and" filter been changed or checked in the recent past? 2. Can you hear the fuel pump cycle when you turn the key to the on, not over, position several times? 3. Have you checked along the drivers side frame for any gas leakage or fumes? Please reply asap and we;'ll get you going. Thanks, Dana

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Go to AutoBarn get the Check Engine Light read. They will look up error code then you can decide what to do.If not you'll just be guessing like me...PVC Valve?..Filters ?...Cat Converter?.... You can replace all and still have the problem.Good Luck.

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