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I have a 1988 Buick Regal w/88,000 miles I HAVE A PROBLEM!!!It will not stay started and keeps frying computers

Regulator bad???

What computers did a 88 have? Does the part you are calling a computer have that distinct burnt electrical smell?

You’ve overloaded us with information about the symptoms of the problem…I was just about to recommend you replace the computer! Now, I suppose a qualified mechanic will have to troubleshoot it…instead of throwing another computer at it.

Ignition system fault?