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Its been in for electrical work, now it just seems to lose all power and slowly die. this morning it kind of caught it self picked back up and kept going but after that it died totaly i can usualy restart in neutral going down the road. ? not sure whats causing this

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Have you checked or changed your fuel filter lately. The particles in the filter dam up while the engine is running. When it stalls, all the particles fall back away from the outlet so the engine will start again allowing the particles to dam up...etc etc.

Posted on Sep 08, 2009

Testimonial: "i can only hope i changed it with the fuel pump prob 3 yrs or so ago but i don't drive it much but. i've also been told cam sensor.? unsure of that."

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