your trans is going into "limp" mode, stays in second gear to allow you to drive to a shop. usually caused by a faulty input or output speed sensor or the solonoid pack. needs diagnostic reader to determine which.
Asked in Chrysler LHS
Why does 1995 Chrysler lhs shuts off while driving?
Have engine computer tested
Asked in Chrysler LeBaron
My 1994 Chrysler lebaron door locks keep opening and closing while driving?
Make sure you lock all of the doors and hope for the best.
Asked in Chrysler Fifth Avenue
1990 Chrysler fifth ave engine shuts off while driving and the engine is not overheated and no warning lights come on?
fuel pumps about to go out -or more likely your electronic control module is failing. ...
What would cause an RPM gauge to go nutty in a 1989 Chrysler LeBaron while the car is still driving fine?
Make sure all of the wires on the coil are tight and if they are take it to a speedo shop for tach repair. ...
Asked in Chrysler Sebring
Why does your 1997 Chrysler Sebring jxi turn off while driving?
If your car just shuts down even on the highway it is most likely the cam position sensor, I needed to replace mine for the same thing ...
Asked in American Cars, Car Stalling Problems
Why engine stalls while driving and sometimes at stops?
Why engine stalls on 1993 Chrysler Intrepid while driving and sometimes at stops? ...
Asked in GMC Jimmy
Why does my 1997 gmc jimmy shuts off while driving?
if no warning and it just shuts down but dash lights and radio light up check ignition switch ...
Asked in Lincoln Mark V
What is wrong if I lose power in my car while driving the radio goes then the engine shuts down?
Usually a sighn of bad alternator.
Asked in Car Starting Problems, Alternators
Will an alternator stop your car from starting?
while i was driving my car shuts off at nite while the lights are on, and i got it started back up and shuts off and comes back on ******************************************************** If you have a bad alternator it can cause starting problems. More likely because you were driving and not charging the battery, while draining it. The alternator re-charges while you drive. When you turned it off & came back the next day there was not enough juice. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Pontiac Firebird
If my 2000 Pontiac firebird engine shuts off while driving what is the problem?
First guess would be the pick up coil in the distributor
Asked in 1995-2005 Chevy Cavaliers, How To
How to route a serpentine belt in a 1996 cavalier?
1996 Chevrolet cavalier shuts off while driving and have to put in natural or park to restart...
Asked in Oldsmobile Delta 88
1990 Olds Delta 88 shuts down while driving and starts right up each time?
Sounds like your alternater
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What does it mean when car shuts down while driving?
It means you should have a mechanic check it out soon. That could put you and others in a dangerous situation. ...
Asked in Chrysler Sebring
How do you fix a Chrysler sebring lxi that stalls while driving in same spot?
crankshaft posistion sensor
What does it mean when your car shuts off while driving and when you try to start it up it stays on for a second then shuts off again The car wont stay on until you hold the keys in the ignition.?
the ignition switch could be bad
If your 93 Nissan Maxima shuts off while driving and turns back on just as quickly what could be the problem?
Check battery cables/connections.
Asked in Acura Integra
My 1991 acura integra's engine shuts off while driving what could the cause of this?
it could be the main assembly relay under the drivers kickpanel
When driving 97 ford explorer while accelerating car shuts down then battery clicks?
Your alternator is probably not keeping the battery charged while the car is running. You need a new alternator!! ...