My car will start but will not stay running unless given gas

Asked by Dec 20, 2015 at 04:26 PM about the 2004 Pontiac Grand Am SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2004 poniac grand am  4 door v6 cylinder
it will not stay on unless I give it gas

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check fuel filter/replace check fuell pressure...clean flush add injector cleaner for a start...

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scan for codes, if it won't run at idle it could be the idle air control valve. try cleaning it.

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