Q: my car engine shuts off when at a slow speed or at a stop, also when i press the accelerator peddle the engine is slow to catch on

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my car engine shuts off when at a slow speed or at a stop, also when i press the accelerator peddle the engine is slow to catch on to the next gear, car idles at a stop as well. My car has an automatic transmission. I have changed the battery, has a new battery. i got diagnosis code checked saying "faulty crankshaft position sensor."
My car has an automatic transmission.

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