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Car dies My car can idle for a long time, but when i go to drive it down the block it dies and I can't restart. I have changed the crank sensor, fuel pump , oxygen sensor, wiring to relays, catalytic converter and had the parts store check the ignition control module and they said it was good. I don't get a check engine light either, and my code reader comes up with nothing.

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Look on the front of your transmission from the front of the car on the drivers side there is a module there. It sticks out of the front of the trans and should be white with a blue clip. Unplug that sensor and see if the car idles as you are driving it . This sensor is called a idle sensor, car idles until its stopped like at a light or something. Replace this sensor if unplugging it to see if this helps the car run works.

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