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2000 mirage starts for 2 secons then stalls

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Old 11-27-2013, 12:35 AM
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Default 2000 mirage starts for 2 secons then stalls

it stats fine will run for about 5 minutes then stalls. so next thing i know im in traffic trying to start it. it starts easy , runs for about 3 seconds and dies. it will restart and run good for 3 sec and die over and over. i was told it was the crankshaft position sensor. i spend 95 bucks i didnt have and it didnt fix it. please help thx
 
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Old 11-27-2013, 11:17 AM
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diagnose problems before replacing things.
 
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Old 11-27-2013, 01:14 PM
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i did . took it to a shop they gave me an erro code and said it was the crankshaft sensor
 
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Old 11-27-2013, 10:08 PM
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but its not fixed?
Take it back and get your money back. Thats bad diagnosis.

Sounds like some electrical ****.
Full diagnostics, compression test, spark check, then you know its some electrical ****.
 
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Could be an o2 sensor, had the same problem when I got my 2000 mirage
 
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