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Old 10-03-06, 01:02 PM
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hi i have a 91 Le 2.0 litre sunbird.I've been having a few problems, first the speedo doesn't work and engine light is on.Second i can get the car started but as soon as the gas is let off it stalls so i have been driving gas plus brake just to keep it running.One more little problem when car is revved black soot blows out.Please help if you can it would be very much appreciated thank you
 
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Old 10-03-06, 01:29 PM
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I'd start with a tune up!
 
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Old 10-04-06, 06:02 AM
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Second that. First step will be to get the codes read to see what's turning on the check engine light. A semi-educated guess based on the symptoms would be an O2 sensor. How handy are you, because that's an OBD-I car and you can probably retrieve the codes yourself.

Here's the reading procedure:
http://www.troublecodes.net/GM/

Post back if you need more info.
 
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