Q: When I run my windshield wipers, my Durango cuts off? What can be causing it?

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When I run my wipers without my foot on the break, my truck cuts off.. now it won’t accelerate over 30 MPH.. it won’t pull a hill.. it’s very sluggish up hill.. but it’s only my front wipers and not my back ones.. I was once told it could one of my 6 cylinders.. any suggestions?
My car has an automatic transmission.

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