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Q: When I stop my car shakes really bad.

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When I stop my car shakes really bad.

A: I really need more information to give any ...

I really need more information to give any sort of advice that might help you out. What is for certain, a car that shakes is not running well. Since this occurring while your car is at a stop, you may be having an engine mount issue, engine misfire, or a problematic suspension component. To have the vault verified in person, a technician from YourMechanic can come to your home or office to diagnose your car's shaking issue and recommend the best path to repair.

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