My Car Turns Off WHile DRIVING

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Asked by Jun 05, 2012 at 03:34 PM about the 1993 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Car Turns off while driving then i wait 10 minutes and it turns on and drives then it turns off again.. it doesnt turn off when parked only when i put it into gear and drive then it turns off. the closest mechanic wants to charge me 100$ JUST TO Look at it. i dont know what the problem is or neither do i know how to fix it

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Cant tell from here, but a main suspect would be your Main Relay. When they get old, the solder inside the relay cracks during operation due to electrical heat, and when it temporarily fails it shuts the car off. Waiting for a while to restart your car is the only option, until you either re-solder the relay or buy a new one. New main relays usually cost between $25-$90.

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it gets of bcoz now its a old car so bfor you ignite the engine of the ac switch nd everything nd then ignite the vehicle nd wait for 5 min nd start moving whn the rpm reaches 1000

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