My car just shuts off on me while driving

Asked by May 12, 2016 at 08:48 AM about the 1999 Honda Accord

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car has been shutting off on me while driving
it'll kick as I step on the gas like it wants to die and
as I'm driving even on the highway and I'll just shut
off on me and start back up and I'll die a couple
times before I can actually drive off has anybody
had that problem or know what I can do

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I have had a couple of Honds do this, and everytime is has wound up being the ignition module, they can be really hard to catch doing it cause they quit working and once they stop they cool just enough to start working again. Then there is the part, sometimes it is cheaper to replace the entire distributor than to just replace the ignition module. HTH

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