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My car stops when I step on the brakes. The fuel pump has…

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My car stops when I step on the brakes. The fuel pump has been changed but it doesn't help. The check engine light was on but now went away. I'm not sure what to do.Thanks
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8/17/2017
Gunvir Singh
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
96 dodge ram van

Does it cut of only when you press the brake while coming to a stop or even when you sitting in park and brakes are applied?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I would say both but I would say that not all the time. If I brake for a short period of time, it would not shut down. But if I break for a bit longer it shuts down. Also if I'm on park and I brake, it would shut down as well.Thanks

Do you hear any slight hissing noise near the brake pedal when the brakes are applied?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
no

Are you able to start the vehicle right away after it dies?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I can start it right away.

Does the engine run smooth and no misfires when it is running ?

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The symptom you are experiencing point towards a internal vacuum leak in the brake system possibly inside the brake booster or brake booster check valve

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
how much would it cost to fix this? thanks

If it is a faulty booster approx 350-400$ and a faulty check valve approc 80-100$

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
does that include labor? thanks

Yes, it does.

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