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1999 Pontiac Grand Am Question: I ran through a water puddle and my car is not properly accelerating and the

 

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JCBABEE7, Farmington, MI, October 15, 2012, 03:49
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check engine light is flashing, and it is cutting off. What could the problems be?

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    October 15, 2012, 04:30
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    missfires from the dampness.

    how deep was this puddle??

    Roy

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13978 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 15, 2012, 06:14
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    scan the codes at auto zone for free and post so we can adv

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    October 15, 2012, 07:45
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    IF YOU HAVE NOT HAD A GOOD TUNE UP MIGHT BE A GOOD TIME FOR ONE. DON'T KNOW WHAT ENGINE YOU HAVE
    L4 OR V6 BUT I WOULD REPLACE IGNITION WIRES AND SPARK PLUGS OR SPARK PLUG BOOTS AND SPARK PLUGS.
    SCAN TEST SHOULD REVEAL MISFIREING CYLINDER.

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