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Why does my 2001 cavalier die when coming to a stop?

Cavalier runs fine but dies when coming to a stop.engine code reader shows blank screen.

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If it dies when you are coming to a stop after being on the freeway, chances are the torque converter solenoid is sticking in the transmission.
If it is doing it around town, I would look at the throttle body and idle air control valve. The computer controls idle speed by regulating air flow into the throttle body.

Posted on Jan 10, 2013

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SOURCE: 89 z24 stalls instantly when shifting out of park

Your lockup torque converter is bad I believe. When you shift from Park into any gear it will die.

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

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you need to find the fuel pressure release around the fuel rail press the little tab when the car dies. If there is no fuel coming out from that point, your fuel pump is going.

Posted on Aug 31, 2008

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SOURCE: engine stalls when put into gear, idle fines in park

This is a comon problem with GM cars.Most likely cause is the torqe converter clutch lock up solenoid.

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

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SOURCE: 2001 cavalier died while driving, now it wont

Could be failed fuel pump. Disconnect fuel line at engine and turn over a couple times having something to catch gas in. If electric pump don't turn over engine, just turn key to run position for a few seconds. Maybe clogged fuel filter or faulty pump if no gas shows. Change fuel filter and try again. If none, change pump.

Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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SOURCE: 2002 Cavalier-the 'low trac' light came on, then a

the low traction light would not be related to the car not starting. you may have a faulty sensor or your tires may have lost traction.

what happens when your car starts/does not start? noises, etc? when did you last replace the battery

Posted on Nov 09, 2009

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