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My car starts up then runs for ten mins then dies. it will start up after that but wont stay running. then i come back an hour later then she starts right up and drives for ten mins then back to the same thing. whats wrong?

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Sounds like a bad cam sensor. have scanned if light on dash is on. if no scanner any auto parts store will scan for free. a bad or failing crank sensor will make vehicle stall out after a few seconds or minutes. if it is bad enough it will not start. because it controls timing.

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