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I have a 2002 Pontiac Sunfire. I have no idea whats wrong with it. Several months ago it started acting up; if I accelerate too much, the engine shuts off, car dies.also, I notice it starts to five out more often when im turning my wheel. It just chugs and chugs, then dies. I've had the catalytic converter replaced. Theres only 71,000 kilometers on it.

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Have you checked your fuel pump and relays for fuel system? AND , have you had the obd codes run yet? That sounds like the places to start_fuel system/delivery. Oxygen sensorswould be my next shot. maybe one wasnt replaced or came loose during new cat install. have them double chk that for you.

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