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1991 buick regal starting and running problem

I have a 1991 buick regal with a 3.1 and when i start it it will run fine until it gets hot. when it gets hot it will stall out. if i try to start the car it will run rough. if i try to give it gas it will stall out.

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  • Anonymous Apr 05, 2009

    my car is not over heating. there are no leaks. i hooked it up to a computer and it running at the right temp. it threw a code for the map sensor so i replaced it and i still have the same problems after clearing out the codes.

  • Anonymous Apr 15, 2009

    my car stars but after 5 mints it dies

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Sounds like your car is overheating. If you have a temp gauge it should show that. If you just have an idiot light, by the time it comes on it's already too hot to operate. AFTER the car is cooled down, open the radiator cap to see how much coolant has been lost. Chances are there is alot missing. Add WATER (no sense in adding coolant if it's going to leak out) and idle the car at home. Look underneath as it warms up to find where the leak is.

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