My '92 Caprice Classic will run fine for a day and then will stall and die at a stop. Sometimes c an restart, bvut often have to remove the breather, start it, put the breather back on. Also stalls when making turns. Air filter is good, I removed it and tried to start but no go. Have to remove the breather, start it, and then put it back on. Has a new distibuter, control module, fuel pump, fuel filter, oil pressure sesnsor, egr vale and solenoid. What might cause this?

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Asked by Jan 23, 2014 at 04:34 PM about the 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Sedan RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My '92 Caprice Classic will run fine for a day  and then will stall and die at a stop.  
Sometimes c an restart, bvut often have to remove the breather, start it, put the
breather back on.  Also stalls when making turns.  Air filter is good, I removed it and
tried to start but no go.  Have to remove the breather, start it, and then put it back on.  
Has a new distibuter, control module, fuel pump, fuel filter, oil pressure sesnsor, egr
vale and solenoid.  What might cause this?

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Is your fuel filter put on correctly? When the breather goes on, it creates a bigger vacuum for the fuel need and if the filter is backwards, it will close and starve the engine. It also could be a sensor for the gas/fuel mixture, a clogged cat, or other electronic regulator.

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you mass air flow sensor should be in the air cleaner, try changing that, also your mass air pressure sensor is on the firewall, maybe change that too. when a temp sensor goes bad it will tell the computer the car is still cold, that will also cause car to run improperly.

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