I recently filled up at a gas station that I go to could there it be dirty gas ( to much water or need a fuel injection cleaning)? please answer asap thanks...................
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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue Question: My car is shuting off when I come to a stop light why is this?
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (13943 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper August 01, 2012, 07:30Master
do u ahve a ck eng light on?
Replyrainforest4, August 03, 2012, 14:35Rookie
The check engine light has been on for a while before this started.
Replyziptie12, August 07, 2012, 21:08Master
If you can get the trouble codes and reply with the 'DTC' #s we can be of more help.I suspect you'll have mis-fire codes P0300-P0306 , along with other(s).
Answer #2ziptie12 August 01, 2012, 15:21Master
How much fuel was in the tank BEFORE you filled-up and how far(miles/time) did you go before the symptoms started and when it stalls is it hard to re-start?.........AND the above question!
Replyrainforest4, August 03, 2012, 14:43Rookie
Before I filled up I had gas level was at the line before "E" and it started when I was leaving the station but I was able to continue it felt like the car did not want to go when I was giving it gas and I always stay with the same gas company "BP" I get the 87 octane. I keep hearing I may need a tune up which is something i have not done I have put a lot of money in this car. What do you think from my it may be ?
Replyziptie12, August 04, 2012, 17:26Master
Might try changing the fuel filter. Try to save some of what comes out in a bucket or something CLEAN to inspect for contaminants. Does the BP station you go to sell BIO-Diesel if so , i've seen it many times that people accidently pumped from that nozzle instead of the gas nozzle. Yours definitly wouldn't be the first!