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2001 olds alero.. 4 cyl.. it dies at stop lights and moving in slow traffic...? we think its electriacl but seems more to be the fuel injection.. i have several lights on trac off/ check engine/ etc.. any ideas or suggestions would help ty

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Thanks for choosing FixYa and welcome. Since your check engine light is on, take it to Autozone or Advanced to have it scanned. This light is on because the computer has detected a problem with your vehicle. You need your computer hooked up. It cost nothing to have this done and they will tell you what is wrong, which can solve your issue without guessing. You could have a clogged fuel filter or air filter. Check to make sure there are no vacuum leaks also. Make sure all wires and hoses are hooked up. Sounds like it may be air related. You could have a bad 02 sensor. Get the test done. There is a good chance it will show what is wrong on the computer. No sense waisting your time and money when you don't have to. Like I said, they do it for free and it only takes a few seconds to run the test. Hope this helps. Ricky

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