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
1 answer 3 comments
ANSWER by on 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 on November 22, 2010
It was the EGR sensor it cost 175 at the shop
COMMENT by on November 22, 2010
Nice. Thanks for the folllow up!
COMMENT by on 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! :)
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