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1979 320i - car dies when it "warms up"

Car runs fine for first 15-30 minutes and then it dies. Usually it dies when the car is idling or in low RPM. When running in higher RPM it seems to run for a lot longer. At first thought it might be a fuel issue. I changed the fuel filter. However, someone sd it might be an electrical or sensor issue. Any ideas? Let me know if you need more info.

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Coil? Ignition control Module ?

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Check the idle on the carburator its probably too low.

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Check the tempurature when it's die, maybe over heated, check the cooling fan, water pumpand and thermostat, BMW is alumimum engine, becareful!!!

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