Mechanics

STALLING ENGINE?

1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee • 158,000 miles

I have a 1998 Jeep GC 4.0 liter whos battery discharged. When being jumped the engine starts after depressing the gas pedal but as soon as I take my foot off the gas pedal it stalls
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Bill628
September 29, 2011.




Check your battery and charging system. The battery may be shot or sulfated and you may not be getting a charge

Hmac300
Sep 29, 2011.
Replaced the 6 month old battery earlier today. Car started right up/ Thanks
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Bill628
Oct 1, 2011.
Make sure the alternator is charging the new battery. It can go dead too. Also, keep in mind, the alt can both under charge and over charge.


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