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Old 05-02-2009
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little problem. help me out guys

truck just stalled on me yesterday goin 55 down this road by my house. rpm's dropped to 0 and the check engine light was blinking like crazy..i pullled over and tried starting it. it started fine.. then i put it in drive and it jumped a little,even when my foot was on the brake. So i had one of my buddies tow me to my mechanic and it starts up fine for him... what could b the problem, as i have no idea....

also dont know if this has anything to do with it. i just had my bl done the day prior. anyinput would be GREATLY appreciated
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This happened to me a couple months ago... I was driving the rpms feel and it died.... My problem was a batch of bad gas maybe its the same for you
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lol.my dad was sayin the same thing.....
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bad gas wouldnt suprise me, with the way things are now theyre probably adding stuff to it to dilute it,
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Yea my friend told me the place were i use to get gas that they had horrible gas and he had the same problem so I went and put some shell gas in and it ran fine
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Did the engine ping before the engine died? If it didn't then it wouldn't be a bad batch of gas.
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