It appeared to be dead as a door nail. Turn the key to the off position and change out the fuel filter.
Hopefully this will tell me more.
Car starts then dies after few seconds. There is a quarter tank of gas left. ( my dog will let me know pretty quick if. Car was running fine, and then engine stops.
This was during the time when it just kept stalling out (it would only stay running for about 3 seconds). Besides, there are quite a. Got in a few hours later to go somewhere and the car cranked up, but died after about 1 second.
Went outside a few minutes later and grabbed a different set of keys and the car started right up, no problem. Did this a couple times and then the car wouldnt start at all. Joined sep 18, 2005 · 346 posts.
Car sat for a year and a half, thought issue was a plugged fuel filter, replaced fuel filter, did not solve issue, can hear fuel pump running, checked many electrical connections under hood, no corrosion found, thought might be a faulty ecm, got replacement ecm from salvage yard and. Most commonly happens on cold starts. Came back inside and grabbed the other key and tried to start.
I tried to crank it back up and it took a few tries to start it, and then it did the exact same thing. If you hold the gas pedal down for a few seconds when starting and for a few seconds after it runs, it will then stay running when you lift off the pedal. After a few minutes, try to start the car.
I live where it's pretty rural, and i leave my keys in the car overnight. If there is a problem with the immobilizer, the car might not even start if you use the right key! Car starts then dies in a few seconds 27 answers.
I have managed to have it happen continuously, yet no full on start. While keeping your foot on the brake, press the remote start button on your remote control for 3 seconds like you are remote starting the vehicle. Started it up and it turned itself off after a couple seconds.
Just a crank, a motor kicking in, and then the motor shuts off as if i had manually turned the car ignition to off. I ruled out the fuel pressure regulator by clamping off the return line. The car start easily, runs for about a minute or a little more and then just dies all of the sudden no matter how much gas i give it or don't.
'03 16v 2.0l (engine vin code 3) the problem: Happened with my 2005 chrysler 300 today. Car die the then you may have a bad alternator because a car should run without having a battery in it after being started if your alternator is good so what i would do is pull the caps on the battery you can get some distilled water if there are low and pour into the battery and then fully recharge it with a trickle charger but it could have a dead cell in it as well
Headlights and door locks work. Car was working fine this morning, then i drove it somewhere and when i came back to leave, it turned over, started, idled rough for a few seconds, and then stalled. Car starts then dies after a few seconds i recently hit a dip in the road in my impreza turbo and the engine cut out, the engine starts but a few seconds later it cuts out again, it sounds like ther is no fuel being pumped through or a fuel cut off switch has been set off, if ther is a fuel cut off on it can anyone tell me where it is pleasee????
Car started and ran for a few minutes. Car starts for 2 seconds then stalls. Often there is some remaining fuel in the fuel.
Engine turns over fine and starts, but stops in a. Confirmed it was a problem with fuel delivery and not with spark/ignition by spraying starting fluid into the throttle body after the engine was started. In some cars, the engine will just crank and crank, and never seem to start.
Reach out to a mechanic if you can’t imagine yourself going through diagnosing and fixing the car. The car was last successfully started last night probably around 8:30pm. Wife headed out to work.
Now there is no fuel pressure. Good fuel pressure, starts, runs for about 7 seconds, dies after a sudden drop in fuel pressure. If it doesn’t start, try the process all over again until your car starts without hassle.
I thought the car may be low on fuel, so i added jerry can full of fresh fuel. Engine cranks fine, starts and runs for about 1 second then immediately stalls. In cases like these, the car will often start for a few seconds, then die.
Engine starts and then dies after approximately 10 seconds. Discussion starter · #1 · apr 12, 2011. The car now starts for a few seconds and then cuts out.
This is a new problem, and the vehicle has 240,000 miles on it. Start the truck, turns over just fine, then dies after about two seconds. Your parking lights will flash once.
A failing fuel pump can cause a car to start for a second and then die. (if they flash more than once, you may have to visit the dealer/installer) turn the vehicle off. If your car starts then dies after few seconds while you’re in a hurry to a destination, don’t let it intimidate you.
I tried again this morning before i left to work (borrowing my roomates car) and it still just cranks and cranks and wont even start. Retry starting your car with your remote control.