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Had problem starting, engine stopped while driving

2006 Grand Cherokee 5.7L Hemi has run perfectly until about three weeks ago. Drove to the store and when I came out, engine wouldn't even turn over. Just clicking. Eventually was able to get it to start after about a half hour of continuously trying. Dealer couldn't find anything wrong. Today, stalled while driving. Put it in neutral, was able to restart while still rolling. Any ideas? Fuel pump?

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  • flyboygraphi Dec 07, 2008

    Truck has approximately 56K miles on it.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    How many miles on this truck?



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Have you ever cleaned the throttle valve and idle speed control valve? this is on the stall issue. the starter sounds like the contacts may be burnt in the starter solenoid, this is common on this type of Japanese starter at about this mileage, you can rebuild the starter solenoid or just replace it.

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