If a 1998 Pontiac Transport 3400 starts but stalls out what should you check?
There's a solinoid in the transmission.Suggest to check that first. Turn on interior lights. Start engine. If the lights go out when the engine stalls, you have a bad ignition switch. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
If a car starts then just stalls then starts up again with no problem?
There is most likely something in the gas tank. When the car starts the fuel pump starts sucking in fuel and when the trash gets to it the gas will not be able to flow through the clogged pump so the car stalls. When it stalls the fuel pump stops suction and the trash comes out allowing it to start again. ...
Asked in Car Batteries, Toyota Tercel
4-cylinder 99 tercel starts the stalls starts again and stalls then the battery is dead?
It sounds like your alternator is no longer recharging your battery. You probably need a new alternator. ...
Asked in Car Batteries, Chevy Blazer
88 s10 blazer 4.3 starts up but when lights are on it stalls and the oil and volt gauges drop it has a new battery?
Sounds like it is not charging, have the charging system tested, it may be the alternator at fault. ...
Asked in Mitsubishi 3000 GT
Your 1995 3000gt mitsubshi stalls when you stop but starts right up when Idle drops it stalls?
the idle jet in the carb is blocked and needs to be cleaned out and reset
Asked in Toyota Celica, Toyota Cressida, Toyota Supra
Why do Toyota dash lights stay on after engine starts?
A bad relay switch could be the culprit if dash lights remain on after engine starts in a Toyota. Cold weather can also cause these lights to stay on after the engine starts. ...
How do you fix a 1991 Chevy cavalier Z24 it starts but when you put in gear it stalls?
This can be a number of things. What comes to mind first is, if this is an A/T you may have a bad lock-up torque converter, or the solenoid is stuck. If the engine runs and idles great until you put it in drive, this would be my guess. ...
My 2000 Chevy Cavalier right headlight is dim and my service light comes on after the car starts my drl clicks and I have no daylights. We have changed the headlights turn signal lights and DRLWhat?
Check for a bad or loose ground
Your 1997 Pathfinder starts easily but when you accelerate it stalls?
It could have something to do with your oxygen/air flow sensor
You have an 88 topaz and your car starts when it got boosted but the second you turned the lights on they would not actually go on and when it is put in a gear it stalls?
I have run into this before on other makes of cars and it was the altenator. If you can get the car to a parts house like auto zone they can sometimes test them for you for free. ...
You have a 2001 Chevy Mailbu that starts up the dash lights flicker then it stalls Sometimes you can drive it many miles other times it won't stay started?
I've had this happen to me years ago. You can have an auto parts store test your alternator and hope that's it. But in my case, it was a warped head. ...
Asked in 1995-2005 Chevy Cavaliers, Radio
What would cause a 1997 cavalier to quit it is an electrical thing as you also lose all the lights radio etc including dash lights happens once in awhile car starts right back up and is fine then?
It sounds like you have a ground wire(s) problems. it could be alot of different things....that could be a good start ...