1988 mercedes 560 sl starts but won't stay running what could be wrong?

Asked by Mar 25, 2014 at 09:46 PM about the 1988 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 560SL

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Check your Fuel Pressure. Could be your Fuel Filter Clogged. Whens the last time you had a tune up? I would check your ignition components as well. Could be your Ignition Module as well.

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