Question about 1990 Buick Electra

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I was driving and all the power in car just died. I tried jumping it but nothing at all happens. I have zero mechanicle abilities.

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Ask family or friends for a reputable shop and have it looked at.

Posted on Sep 27, 2010

  • Freddy Sep 29, 2010

    I agree with macdrone' s advice, there are numerous things that can cause the condition described. Ginskie's write-up is totally not understandable, the only thing that made sense was to get the car scanned for codes, but those would be useless to a novice.

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Hi! there posible causes when the car suddenly stop while driving. But the most of the time, is the Sensors. Because all the sensors are control by the computer system which of course there are connceted MAF mass air flow. If one of your Oxygen gets clog, then sensors are transmited to the computer and then computer decide to shut off the car without any giving warning to avoid engine breaks. To proper way to find out what's the real cuase, it to get it scan for diagnostic code problem, you can do this for free in any auto parts or autozone and you can also purchase it by them. best of luck..

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