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I have a 2002 dodge stratus that wont start at first it use to run good. it starts for awhile then shut off after that I have to turn the key on and off till the codes show. then wait till all the codes show and says done. then wait 4 another 10 min then it starts again 4 a while then does the same thing. then I do the same thing then after that it run good

Hi Larry,
What codes does it show before the "done" appears? How long is 'for a while' before it shuts off. Finally it runs without stopping, correct? When it does stop running, is there something happening when it stops running such rolling to a stop, or accelerating, or just going at a constant speed? Which engine do you have (L)?

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Roland Finston


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