Car loses power suddenly. Seems like flooded.

Asked by Sep 17, 2016 at 09:21 PM about the 1996 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr LS AWD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1996 Subaru legacy LS just suddenly looses power and then stops.
Acts like it is flooded. Not sure what to look at. It has done this twice.

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2,840

Need more info. Start by checking cam/crank and MAF sensors. CEL?

5,625

Exactly ^^ as it could be like 40 different things.

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