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ENGINE WILL QUIT AT IDOL OR WHILE DRIVING DOWN ROAD . WHILE DRIVING ALL THE LIGHTS WILL FLICKER AND SOMETIMES MOTOR QUITS . I SOMETIMES HAVE TO USE GAS TO START IT BACK UP . AT IDOL IT QUITS AND ALL LIGHTS ARE ON CAR . CAR WONT START AT TIMES - IF I UNHOOK BATTERY IT SEEMS TO ALWAYS START.

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Sounds like a weal fuel pump.Check your fuel pressure it should be 48-55 psi with key on and engine off.If its not not within these specs replace fuel pump.

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