ELECTRICAL AND EVERYTHING SHUTS OFF

  • Tiny
  • jamie52540
  • 1999 Pontiac Bonneville
  • 90,000 miles

When I am driving down the road, the car will just shut off and die. After I pull over and put it in park, the car will start up just fine after a couple minutes, then it will die after you start driving again. I have replaced the cam and crank sensor, cleaned the battery terminals and replaced the fuel filter.

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 AT 5:57 PM

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  • saturntech9
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Have you checked for codes in the computer?

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 AT 6:19 PM
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  • saturntech9
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Also have you had the battery and alternator tested? It sounds like it could be a bad battery connection, corrosion.

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 AT 6:20 PM
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  • jamie52540
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I have had the battery tested already, where do I go to get the codes? Auto Zone said they don't do that?

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 AT 6:23 PM
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Do you live in california?Auto zone will check the alternator though.

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 AT 8:55 PM
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  • Amy Dewitte
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There is a recall on the fuel pressure regulators. Get your vin # and call pontiac.

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Saturday, March 31st, 2012 AT 4:38 PM

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