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Old 05 Dec 2012, 11:02 pm
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I have a 2009 pt cruiser, with 58,000 miles on it, and the other day we were at the store and I cranked the car and it started then died, I tried it again, it started and then died, so I waited a few minutes, I started and stayed alive for the remainder of the time I was driving, with no issues, check engine lights or anything. Anybody have ideas what it could be?
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Old 06 Dec 2012, 06:32 am
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Might have a clogged/dirty/malfunctioning IAC (Idle Air Controller).

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Old 06 Dec 2012, 09:36 am
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or just some car deamons that happened your way
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Old 06 Dec 2012, 12:40 pm
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Problem may be with SKIM (sentry key immobilizer module).
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