My 1991 Celica dies when in reverse, at stop light, but when put in neutral idols fine til put in gear. I'vr replaced fuel pump. oxygen sensors, has a tune up, oil change, replaced rear motor mount. Seems now whether or not I have gas going to engine it dies. HELP!!

Asked by Apr 15, 2014 at 12:31 PM about the 1991 Toyota Celica GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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check idling sensor.

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only when in reverse at a stop light? or when the vehicle is stopped in any gear (R,OD,D,2,1) but will stay running when in N or P? If the car is running fine otherwise it sounds like your torque converter clutch is stuck on.

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