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97 suburban stalls hitting brakes going forwards excels fine…

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97 suburban stalls hitting...

97 suburban stalls hitting brakes going forwards excels fine opposite in reverse when excels it stalls hitting brakes its fine any ideas

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the check engine light on? Does the car stall at idle or when driving?

No light runs fine and idle

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Suburban yourself? What have you tried so far?

Cleaned throttle body and some of the grounds

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

It took a hard hit in the rear when this started

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Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago
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Hello and welcome!

Thank you for your question. My name isCustomerand I will be happy to assist you today. I am reviewing the details now.

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Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago

I apologize for the extended wait time you experienced, I've only just come online now and would like to assist you.

Is the check engine light on?

Are there any codes in the computer?

Does the engine accelerate OK under a load?

Would you be willing to speak on the phone?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No phone calls please not a very good cell there are no check engine lights there are no codes in the computer it accelerates fine going forwards it will stall doing so in reverse
Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago

Thank you for that information. I will provide you with some of the more likely possible causes. Keep in mind, there are lots of things that can cause a stalling condition. However, based on my experience, these are the most common.

  • Distributor assembly
  • Faulty ignition components
  • Crankshaft position sensor
  • Air/vacuum leak (intake gasket and throttle body gaskets are common to leak vacuum)
  • Idle air control motor
  • Fuel pressure issue (low or insufficient fuel pressure IE weak pump or leaking injectors/regulator)
  • Dirty throttle body

Keep in mind this is a "starting point". My goal is to give you the best experience possible! I hope I have earned a 5-star rating! Please remember to rate my service by selecting the 5 stars at the top of the screen before you leave today. If you need more assistance, please use the reply box and let me know.

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Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago

Do you have any further questions?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Not at the moment thank you
Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago

Your welcome!

I am glad I can help!

Please dont forget to rate.

Have a great day!

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Chevy Mechanic: AMEDEE, CHEVY TECHNICIAN replied 5 months ago

Hello there!

I am just checking in to see how things are going and to see if you need any further assistance?

If so, please let me know as I will be happy to help.

Best Regards,

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