85 Fiero Automatic cuts off when in gear

20

Asked by Oct 25, 2013 at 07:49 AM about the 1985 Pontiac Fiero GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I put it in park or neutral it runs fine. only when in gear (driver or reverse) does it cut
off. Any ideas on what's wrong?

3 Answers

217,315

Transmission solenoid is faulty, you need a tuneup, vacuum leak, etc? What other symptoms do you have? Only when cold, warm, noises, etc?

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
20

It's happening when cold or warm. When put in gear the revs are very low before it cuts off. To get it home I would put in neutral when I had to stop.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

i have the same problem except mine sometimes wants to turn off in park or neutral. 1984 auto fiero

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Fiero

Looking for a Used Fiero in your area?

CarGurus has 72 nationwide Fiero listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Pontiac Fiero Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Pontiac Fiero Experts

#1 Steve Neyens
Steve Neyens
Reputation 220
#1 Andrew Welsh
Andrew Welsh
Reputation 220
#3 THORNY68
THORNY68
Reputation 200
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Pontiac Firebird
15 Great Deals out of 777 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet Corvette
270 Great Deals out of 20,560 listings starting at $3,688
Used Chevrolet Camaro
431 Great Deals out of 40,831 listings starting at $3,500
Used Ford Mustang
561 Great Deals out of 43,001 listings starting at $1,699
Used Porsche 911
131 Great Deals out of 4,485 listings starting at $8,901
Used Toyota MR2
19 listings
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
24 Great Deals out of 3,722 listings starting at $879
Used Porsche 944
87 listings
Used Toyota Celica
7 Great Deals out of 403 listings starting at $1,500