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Went out to start 2000 grand prix .turns over but 't start.

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went out to start 2000...
went out to start 2000 grand prix .turns over but don't start. wow 1 hour later ran great stopping and starting all day .well most of the day .all of a sudden again turned over but no start. 1 hour later ran great . have not tried again yet .too scared to break down
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When the engine is running, is the check engine light on?

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but I bet it will start right now, and would be able to drive around stopping hear and there shutting the car down at each place I visit.then one of the times it turn over but it won't start.
Auto Mechanic: Dave Nova, ASE Certified Tech replied 2 years ago

When the engine does not start, try unplugging the mass airflow sensor (this is sensor at air inlet to engine) and see if the engine starts. If it does, replace the mass airflow sensor. Let me know if you need additional help.

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