My car keeps stalling out when I put in gear, sometimes it will go a little but then stall again it also makes a clunking nose

Sara Beach

Asked by Jan 25, 2014 at 12:33 AM about the 2003 Chevrolet Malibu LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

Dorian Hendricks

The stalling might be caused by a clogged catalytic converter or a clogged air filter. The clunking sound is likely caused by worn out engine mounts that need to be replaced.

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