I'm having an issue with my car stopping while driving. Not stalling out more like all power is lost for a few seconds and then it returns. Problem is happening more frequently

Michael Hamlet

Asked by Jan 16, 2016 at 12:13 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

First check the battery cable connections, they might be corroded, loose or cracked.


Good day Michael, Odd situation indeed. What's your vehicle? Where you on an incline by any chance?

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