Date: 10 Apr 1998 01:33:18 EDT
From: "Terry L. Hastings" <>
Subject: Re: '90 900S engine quits in the stop and go traffic

I had a similar problem with my 86 Turbo. Also had a lot of trouble getting it diagnosed (this was three years back so my memory of the specific parts is weak). Turned out to be a combination of a fuel sensor (mass sensor?) and computer card (also related to fuel, I think). Replaced both and it hasn't died on braking at the stoplight (or just idled off to nothing) since. Jim Axtell wrote in message <>... >Help!! > >I have a '90 900S and lately have experienced a problem that two repair >shops have not been able to diagnose or duplicate. I drive for about 20 >minutes on the highway and after getting off into city traffic after a >few minutes the engine quits. Never happens on the highway. The battery >is fine and the lights shine bright. After a few minutes, I can fire it >up and it runs fine. Same problem a couple days later. makes me think it >has something to do with operating temperature. Anyone experience >similar problems? > >Thanks, > >jim. >

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