Car cuts off when pit in gear

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Asked by Oct 05, 2014 at 02:14 AM about the 1996 Chevrolet Caprice Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1996 chevy caprice it idle fine but
when I put it in gear it rough idle for a
couple seconds then dies

3 Answers

35,005

Tune up? Plugged up air or fuel filter? Vacuum leaks? Any Check Engine Lights on the dashboard?

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69,445

Sounds like the torque converter clutch, in the transmission, is stuck on. Possibly a stuck solenoid. HTH. -Jim

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My chevy caprice 92 cut off as soon as i put in a gear and it seems like as soon as it get warmed up,it cuts off in park also

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