car will crank but then it will die as soon as you get it cranked

Asked by May 14, 2017 at 01:29 PM about the 2003 Buick Park Avenue FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

have replaced fuel filter fuel pump battery and checked coil packs

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I would check the distributor cap, plugs, and wires. When was the last tune up done on the vehicle? These are all easy and fairly inexpensive DIY fixes. Best of luck!


Will it run if you give it lots of gas?.....if it does, you have a vacumn leak.

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