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Engine light comes on

Car almost stalls out- like gas is not getting through the line. I had the oil changed- fuel system cleaned. It was fine for a couple of days but now the light is back on and it sputters at a red light. 77, 000 miles on the car

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You need to check the fuel pressure, and also was the fuel filter changed? Another part that will cause this is what is known as the Mass Air Flow Sensor, it is located in the rubber air intake hose to the engine, it has a multi-wire flat connector (gray or black) going to it, a quick way to check proper function it is to disconnect the wiring from the MAF sensor and drive the car, if the MAF is the problemt the hess. will go away, this will cause the engine lite to come on and is onyl a test, you will need to replace the MAF (Mass Air Flow Sensor). One other question when you say the light is on, is that the check engine light? if so is there a trouble code stored in the power train control modules memory?

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Fuel pump or blocked fuel filter.

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