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92 Buick Riveria shuts off after driving 8 to 10 miles, can happen anytime or place then starts up again after waiting 15 minutes or less

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Ignition module or catalytic converter. smell exhaust - rotten egg smell? if not have ignition module and wiring at module tested by a mechanic. If smees bad converter is bad - get replaced.

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Sounds like it might be a bad crank sensor or ignition module.

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There are two common problems that can cause that to happen, the ignition module inside of the distributor is faulty, or the fuel pump is going out.

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I just fixed this problem 2 weeks ago on my 92 rivi it was the crank sensor. the car would run fine til it got warm then it would die and not start until it cooled down i acually took a funnel and a jug of water and pured it behind the balancer and it fired up real quick

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Sound like ignition module or fuel pump

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