Runs, dies, starts and dies. Then runs great

Asked by Oct 28, 2016 at 04:33 PM about the 2002 Dodge Stratus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Drove 30 miles in morning to
take son to work, no problems,
stop get coffee, go son's and car
dies turning onto the
street,started immediately and
work in front of house, with it
running and it dies, two more
times it did this. Eventually it
stayed running. Get son to work
drive 30 miles back no problem,
no check engine light. Ran great,
go to store half mile away it
starts all over, finally get back
look at the dash check engine
light is on. Have someone that
can diagnose it but not til
tomorrow. Has fuel to raik,
checked Schrader valve and has
pressure.

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