Question: Car Keeps Cutting Off While Stopped

Engine Cutting Out & Check Engine Light Is On

'91 Ford F250 5.8L V8 Previous work done within the last 6 months: Replaced all fuses (even though none were broken) Spark Plugs & wires Starter Distributor cap Rotor Button Cooling Sensor New Battery Oil Change Radiator Flush Thermostat Alternator has been tested and is good Initially, the engine was sputtering and cutting out with black smoke. I couldn’t even get it to stay running. I replaced the fuel filter and poured in a bottle of fuel injector cleaner. Now, the very same day, the black smoke is gone and the sputtering has stopped. I ...

Engine Light On Motor Cuts Out FORD F250

I asked this question earlier today but only got 3 answers telling me the same thing.....to have it tested. I can't get it tested until Mon. so was wondering if anyone had any ideas?So it can be tinkered with over the weekend. '91 Ford F250 5.8L V8 Previous work done within the last 6 months : Replaced all fuses (even though none were broken) Spark Plugs & wires Starter Distributor cap Rotor Button Cooling Sensor New Battery Oil Change Radiator Flush Thermostat Alternator has been tested and is good Initially, the engine was sputtering and ...

Is There An Easy Way To Break A Tack Weld On Exhaust Pipe

A chunk of my exhaust fell off my car and I want to salvage the polished aluminum tip. It is only tack welded on and I don't have a cutting wheel, grinder, or cutting torch. The weld is under an inch long and not very deep. What can I do, cheaply? ...

2001 Ford Mustang Cuts Out On Acceleration

It started out only cutting out on slow acceleration but now its cutting out on hard acceleration as well. I can put my foot to the floor and it just spits and sputters. I've replaced the fuel filter and fuel pump as well as the air filter. Not sure what to try next. It shifts fine and I have no warning lights coming on. ...

Car Engine Shuts Off While Driving

I drive a '96 Buick Regal. Recently the engine has started cutting off while I'm driving. It usually happens when I'm stopped at a light, and when it happens the oil light and the battery light both come on. So far, it starts back up if I turn the car completely off and back on. Also, it's been doing this weird thing where it feels like it's jumping or jerking when I'm reversing or sitting at a stop light. It does ...

Headlight Cover Question

I have a dodge charger and i have some headlight covers that i have been taking on and off. I have not got stopped by the police yet, but i am a little bit worried they will stop me if i have them on. Has anybody ever got stopped for them? Whats the odds of getting stopped for this ...

My CAR Just Stopped But Nothings Wrong With It HELP PLEASE

My car just stopped. I have a 1994 ford Explorer. Its in good condition the gas tank was full the engine, oil, battery, were all cool, they are were fine. but my car just stopped. What could that be, if all thoes thngs I said were working fine? Please Help ...

1995 Nissan Maxima Knock/O2 Sensors

Yesterday morning I started my car and my engine light came on, well in between my errands yesterday the kept cutting off. But I could start it right back up with no problem. It just kept doing that yesterday. So took the car in to get checked out,the codes read knock and o2 sensor. Now if I replace the knock sensor will my car keep from cutting off? If I replace the o2 sensor the enginr light will go out? ...

Using A Ridge Reamer

I'm trying to remove the ridge at the top of my sleeves in order to remove the pistons (inline 4 tractor). I screwed the rotating portion all the way down, then expanded the 3 legs to hold it in the cylinder, then loosened the cutting bit and brought it under the lip of the ridge. Then I used a 1" socket to crank and crank the reamer up the sleeve. It was just removing a portion of the ...

My Car Stopped While Driving

I was coming home from work and a couple of minutes later it lost all power and stopped.I had no problem starting it but after a minute of driving I could feel the engine start to stutter.After it stopped I let it sit for a minute and restarted it and it work fine.Anyone know what the cause could be Ya been in tons of potholes and puddles form the bad winter we are having ...