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Second opinion] - it cranks idles to 2 then cuts off, 4

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Second opinion] - it cranks idles to 2 then cuts off
JA: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?
Customer: 4 cylinder bout 100,ooo
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2oo3 eclipsespyder convertible gs 24 liter
JA: What year is your Convertible?
Customer: 2003
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: changed coil packs spark plugs strter battery
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: it just started smoking white smoke out tail pipe and some out intake
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Ron and I will be helping you today.
Stand by for a moment while I prepare your answer.

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 9 months ago.

The answer I gave you is the correct answer.

Thanks again,


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
it should still stay on when I turn key
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 9 months ago.

No, not when it's suffering from fuel dilution in the cylinders.

Thanks again and please rate me 5 stars now for assisting you and keep our link for future reference on this subject.