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Car dies right after it starts up. on the second start up if i hold the gas down for a few minutes that usually will keep the car running, but not always. Sometimes it takes a few start ups. Just change the IAC late last week.

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Blocked jets or dirty fuel , flush and clean out your fuel system. Check that the fuel pump is working at the correct pressure also.
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