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1991 Mazda Protege Question: My car starts then dies out

 

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Visitor, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Boise, ID, December 21, 2010, 09:45

I just came home from college and found out that my car 1991 mazda protege has a problem. For it to be started it needs to be jumped and after it starts it runs good but it but dies after about 15-20 minutes. Can anyone help and let me know what the problem is and how i can fix it?

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    DaveJHM December 21, 2010, 21:54
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    The battery could just be that stone dead that it will not allow the car to continue running. Start there with charging or replacing your battery. When you have a known good battery, checking the charging system is in order.

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