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I was driving my car and suddenly I couldn't give gas to the…

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I was driving my...

I was driving my car and suddenly I couldn't give gas to the engine, so it shut off. I coasted to the side of the road. All the lights were still on and no check engine light

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I started it after 5 minutes and was able to give it gas. I would put it in neutral while at stop lights and was able to apply gas when it was time to go. My problem is that it's in the shop and they put it on the machine and they are unable to identify the problem.

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I wish I could fix it myself...

Mechanic's Assistant: Is there anything else the Infiniti Mechanic should be aware of about your Infiniti?

No, I take good care of handling all of the maintenance when time. I had no warning or indication that there was something wrong

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Infiniti
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Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago
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What year and Model Infiniti is this?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
2008 fx35
Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

Did it turn off like someone turned off the ignition? or like it ran out of gas?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Like it ran out of gas
Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

How much gas is in the vehicle?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
3/4 of a tank
Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

Do you recall a Service Engine Soon light on before the vehicle stalled?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No cause I already had it serviced. There were no indicators lights on
Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

After the car started back up, has it been fine since?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I took it into the shop and they haven't been able to find the problem.. It's fine now
Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

Well this is what I would look at. First I would check to see what kind of air filter you have. If its after market, it can weather and allow dirt and debris past the air filter where if a piece of dirt or something gets on the MAF sensor, it can cause this exact thing. Here is a image of a Factory Air Filter and a After market one.

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/105565483/Air%20Filters%20Factory%20and%20after%20market.jpg

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Infiniti Mechanic: Jay, Certified Infiniti Technician replied 2 years ago

Do you have a After Market Air filter?

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