car dies at red lights on 2002 Dodge Stratus

My stratus goes dead at red lights, sputters while Im driving and also the rpm s go up and down could this be the fuel filter

by in Olive Branch, MS on November 21, 2010
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1 answer 3 comments
ANSWER by , November 21, 2010
Your concern is unlikely to be a fuel filter issue. It is more likely to be a base fuel pressure issue (fuel pump?) or air flow issue. You could be getting far too much air into the engine from a vacuum leak, an air intake leak, or a stuck idle valve.
COMMENT by , November 22, 2010
It was the EGR sensor it cost 175 at the shop
COMMENT by , November 22, 2010
Nice. Thanks for the folllow up!
COMMENT by , February 01, 2011
it is def the EGR valve and mine was only 100 to replace i just ordered it cuz its gone again! it was replace in 2005 too so it must be a stratus thing....... good luck! :)