i have a 2001 jeep wrangler. 4.0. that quits running going down the road

Asked by Oct 10, 2013 at 08:21 PM about the 2001 Jeep Wrangler Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

sometimes it will start back up coasting in nuetral. but sometimes i have to stop and turn
the key off and wait for about 10 sec, then it will start back up. no skipping or
backfiring,and no codes

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Sounds to me like the electronic ignition is shutting down when they get bad They will shut down when car is warmed up and start back up when they cool off or it is grounding out on you

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