^^ thats a likely culprit also, when my cps went bad, I had hard time keeping the engine from stalling. I distinctly remember reving while the revs dropped stalled the car.
"So I'm drifting away like a feather in air, letting my soul take me away from the hurt and despair.
So I'm, keepin' it vertical forever elevator, riding the escalator to something that is greater.."
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