PLEASE HELP!! I have a 1999 jeep Cherokee and when i am a going from a dead stop to about 25mph it will sometime stall and then shut down. i then am usually sitting in the middle of the road trying to throw it into park and restart the engine before i get into a car accident. it has been happening more and more often. since i am a college student i live about 300 miles from home so i'm not really able to drive home to my local mechanic. and giving that i am a college student i am also broke, so i'm looking for has had this problem and might be able to help me out before i am left walking everywhere.

Dylan Boles

Asked by Feb 24, 2016 at 01:35 PM about the 1999 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1999 jeep Cherokee shuts off while driving.

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Could be a crank sensor as they are high fail items, next time it happens don't try putting it in park, use neutral and try to start it as your coasting, but watch where you are going, you don't want to hit something or someone.

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