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Engine stalls as I'm on the accelerator, but when I stop completely, it works just fine.1993 Honda Accord
Hi there. This can be caused by a number of things. If it only occurs when accelerating then I would check the fuel pressure first. If the fuel filter is old or clogged then this will occur. It can also...
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Was Traveling down the highway at 70 mph when my auto control clicked itself off and the car stalled 2010 Nissan Sentra
Hello. I have seen this frequently on this vehicle. Most of the time the issue is with the crank position sensor. This sensor tells the computer that the engine is rotating. If it fails the engine stops. These will go...
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Car feels like it's going to stall when stopped, just had timing belt and water pump replaced. Is the timing off?
It's not really likely that the timing is off. Modern cars with distributorless ignition rarely have any issues with the timing. If you're having problems with your idle the first thing to look for is air leaks. Any air that...
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My car cuts off when driving left into a puddle. 2007 Hyundai Sonata
Hello. It is very hard to properly diagnose something without driving the vehicle and fully testing it. You will more than likely need to pay for a diagnosis to know for sure what is going on. From my experience though...
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My 2003 Mazda Tribute stalls in gear, no power, rough idle, not the plugs, oil fouled black, clean maf and idle air valve
Hello. I would start by scanning the vehicle for codes and checking to see if all of the sensors are reading correctly. If everything looks good then chances are it needs a new computer. I have seen the computers fail...
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Why is my 1997 Nissan Maxima bogging down and stalling.
Hi there. Though there are a lot of reasons that will cause this most of the time on this vehicle it is due to a failing crank or cam sensor. both are common failures. I usually start by scanning the...
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Why would my 2003 Chevrolet Impala stall and now it runs rough.
Hello. Though there are a lot of things that can cause this typically it is due to an issue with a failure in a spark plug or an ignition coil failure. If there is not a check engine light on...
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Why does my car shut off right as I am parking and it runs rough 2000 Nissan Altima
Hi there. It sounds like you either have some sort of vacuum leak or possibly an engine misfire. I usually start by checking to see if the check engine light is on and if it is then I scan the...
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I replaced the fuel pump in my 2014 Chevrolet Cruze and it still will not stay running.
Hello. From what you are saying I do not think that you had a fuel pump issue to begin with. This engine has a history of vacuum leaks that can form or valve timing solenoids that can fail. These are...
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Why would my car have trouble getting to 60 mph and then it died. Now it makes a knocking noise 1999 Toyota Camry
Hello. There are a lot of things that can cause this. If vehicle was having trouble getting to that speed then it may be a transmission issue or it can be something like a catalytic converter that is failing. If...
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Why does my 1998 Honda Accord have trouble idling and it is using a lot of gas
Hi there. If you are using an excessive amount of gas an the engine will not idle properly then you may have a rich condition going on. Most of the time this is caused by either a fuel injector that...
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Vehicle was sputtering and lost power. Gets spark, cranks but wont start
Hello. There are few things that I recommend you have a technician inspect. In order of probability your vehicle may have a bad mass air flow sensor, a bad crank position sensor, a bad throttle position sensor, or restricted fuel...
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What does my car randomly stall/cut out at all speeds and idling in park. in my 2006 Chrysler 300
Hello. It sounds like you have had a lot of work done trying to fix this issue. It sounds like you either have a communication wiring issue or an ignition switch that is failing. I usually test the ignition switch...
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Car sporadically stalls when at very low speed or stopped 2011 Volkswagon Jetta
Hello - it would be useful to know what the "successful" dealer did that improved the hard starting problem. These problems may or may not be related. What is the behavior when it shuts off? Can you start it right...
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Peugeot 206 cutting out whilst driving 'Not idling??' 2004 Peugeot 206
Hi there - this problem could be in the wiring, with a possible electrical short that takes out power to the ignition. Depending on where the stereo installer took power for the new system, there may be a connection which...

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