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2000 Pontiac Grand Am GT 2dr Coupe

2000 Pontiac Grand Am
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Compact
20 mpg city / 32 mpg hwy
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October 15, 2012, 9:50 am

Teresa H
 

Question: my car just dyes while driving down the road

It usually starts right back up after putting it into Mistral but sometimes will turn over three or four times before starting back up. It also dyed when I take off from a stoplight or sign and at first it just done this once in awhile but now its on a daily basis.


October 17, 2012, 9:45 pm

Ron W
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For all hard starting or engine performance issues, you should always start with the basics. Make sure the tune up items are done and check the charging and starting systems. The engine must have the basics done in order for it to be able to run correctly. Many things can cause this type of problem, and the simplest sometimes get overlooked.


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