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I'm driving my car down the road n when i mash brakes it shuts off n then put n park will crank back up

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You have a broken diaphram in your power brake booster (the large flat canister under the hood in front of the driver seat). It is usually the problem as when you apply the brakes, the engine vacuum would be exposed to the atmosphere. To verify my solution, remove and plug the vacuum hose from the master cylinder and then start the engine then use the brakes. It shouldn't die. Good Luck!

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