I have a 2000 Grand Prix 3.8 it starts and cuts back off what could the problem be

Asked by Jun 30, 2017 at 07:50 PM about the 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The easiest and fastest thing to check is SECURITY. If you see a flashing SECURITY message on your display that's the problem ,, if not then proceed to troubleshoot ... but what's happening to you is a classic GP problem

I'd try the maas air flow sensor. I had a 2000 grand prix that done the same thing. Unplug the MAF and the car should stay running if so than that's your problem

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Scan for trouble codes first before you start randomly replacing parts and hoping for the best.

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