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Car Shuts Off When Driving & Start Back Up.

My Car Would Turn Off When Driving Mostly When i Come To A Stop Or Slow Down, The Engine Oil Light & The Battery Light Will Jump On Right Before It Cuts Off. It Will Start Back Up But Will Only Go So Far Depending On How Long I Let It Sit Before Starting It Back Up.

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Did you check the charghing system? you may a bad alternator

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