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Car runs for a while then dies acts like it's out of gas. when it does finally start back up it will spit and sputter and backfire and go dead again and then sometimes it will start back up and run fine i've already changed fuel filter and air filter

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Have the fuel pressure checked,the fuel pump may be going out.

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