Car cuts off

Asked by Feb 03, 2017 at 10:25 PM about the 1983 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2 Dr Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Soon as I put it in gear no matter what gear it does
not wanna move but when it does it in gear it cuts
off

1 Answer

250,915

Might be the torque convertor in the transmission locking up at idle putting a drag on the engine. Might be as simple as replacing a solenoid to a full trans rebuild. Your lucky you got this far without an issue.

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