2014 Equinox stalls while decelerating

Asked by Jul 13, 2016 at 12:01 PM about the 2014 Chevrolet Equinox LT1

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Anytime I slow down my car stalls. It starts right
back up but when I slow down I have to keep my
foot on the brake and accelerator at the same time
or the car starts to shake and it shuts down.

2 Answers


It sounds like a pump or fuel injector issue. When the car is running faster the engine is able to pump fuel with enough pressure but as you decelerate the pressure drops and fuel is not flowing at a sufficient rate. Best to have it checked out. But if you want to try a few things, perhaps using a fuel additive that cleans injectors might help. You also might try replacing the fuel filter.

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Also would have the Torque Converter Clutch Solenoid checked out.

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