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My 2000 Chevy pick-up stops running when I drive a steady 15 or 20 miles in one trip and won't start again until it cools down some, a few hours later. It has a V-6 for an engine, what is wrong with it? some have said it was the fuel pump, but I disagree, and another said it was probably the sensor, which sounds more right than anything else, but I would like a pro to tell me.

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Please check or, replace your ignition module;The module uses a transistor circuit to create a high voltage spark (like a coil) the transistor circuit will continue to create spark as long as the engine is running but, as they work they get hot then: when you turn off the engine a bad one must cool first before it will begin to produce spark again.

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