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Engine dies while driving, FI, most likely IAC valve how do…

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Engine dies while driving ...

Engine dies while driving

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the vehicle have a carburetor?

FI

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

Most likely IAC valve how do i know for sure 1998 ford contour 4 cyl

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

Used code reader nothing shows up but that is it so far

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

Ac not working and high press reading

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Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose). I'm here to help 365 days a year, but not every hour of the day. I try to prevent delays as much as possible. Please understand I am not there and can only advise based on what you tell me. Let's get started.

When it stalls are you applying throttle, coasting or braking or stopped?

Will it restart easily?

Are you behind on any maintenance?

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