- Oct 17, 2009
i have a 1997 olds 88 that im having troubles with it dieing . it runs smooth but you could be sitting in a parking lot idling for 20minutes or so and it just ups and dies. . and it will even die when your driving down the road . . once it dies it starts right back up . . the check engine light is on and i had the codes read and it says its the EGR . . . i was wanting to know if the EGR could cause this problem. . i have been driving the car with the check engine light on for a long time now i just didnt worrie about because the car ran fine and had no problems. . but the car dieing is something that has just came up . . sugestions please . . .