my 1998 nissan maxima shuts down when comming to a stop what would cause that problem

Asked by Sep 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM about the 1998 Nissan Maxima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 1998 Nissan maxima shuts down when coming to a stop I have to switch it to neutral to keep it running what would cause that and how to fix it

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If your rpm's are below 1, could be a problem with the timing belt ? Just a thought.

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