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Q: Cranks then dies

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it starts then dies then i have to wait so can build up enough to start again

My car has 230000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. Usually engine starting issues are caused by a problem with fuel flow or ignition timing that could include clogged fuel injectors, a dirty throttle body, a bad idle control valve, or multiple other components.

Have a professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, determine why the engine is not starting and suggest any necessary repairs to get your vehicle back to operating smoothly.

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