Why does my car keep dying when at idle

Asked by May 17, 2015 at 09:37 PM about the 1998 Pontiac Grand Prix 4 Dr SE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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You could have a vacuum line that is not connected properly or have a crack in it. I'd check for that first. (The lower copper pipe on the EGR valve on my car just broke and I had the same problem)

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