stalling and loss of power

Asked by Oct 09, 2015 at 12:29 AM about the 1996 Pontiac Grand Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

why does my 1996 pontiac grand am 3.1 liter stall and act like its running out of fuel and has no power one minut and seem to run fine the next minute??

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so you changed the fuel filter???

thankyou kelly, and yes changed fuel filter and plugs.

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