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Q: Car stops at high speed, stalls at stops, trouble starting. 1997 Geo Metro

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My car ocassionally has difficulty starting up. Also, when I'm driving at higher speeds it would stop out of the blue. When I'm about to bring it to a halt, the car would shut off completely. What might be causing this?

Hi there, thanks for writing in about your 1997 Geo Metro. This sounds like inadequate fuel supply or a low fuel pressure issue. Both of these could be caused by a clogged fuel filter, or a failing fuel pump. If you would like to have this checked, a certified technician from YourMechanic can come to your location to diagnose the stalling issue and perform appropriate repairs.

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