CAR KEEPS CUTTING OFF

1992 Oldsmobile Cutlass

Tiny

alhankins

November, 16, 2010 AT 4:13 PM

92 oldsmobile cutlass supreme cuts off when slowing down or stopping. It sound sound like a stick shift when your stripping the clutch.I already had new water pump, fuel pump, new fuel filter & strainer, new spark plugs, wires, sensor

FOUND 25383 RELATED QUESTIONS

Cj Stalling When Idling

33 ANSWERS
44 IMAGES

Stalling Out

43 ANSWERS
48 IMAGES

2 Answers

Tiny

Jacobandnickolas

November, 16, 2010 AT 4:23 PM

Do you mean it feels like the clutch isn't disengaging?

Tiny

merlin2021

November, 16, 2010 AT 4:25 PM

PROCEDURES FOR READING GM FLASH CODES
1. Turn the ignition switch ON but do not start the engine.
2. The "CHECK ENGINE" light come on indicating the bulb is working. If the light fails to come on, the bulb may be burned
out or there may be a problem in the Check Engine light circuit.
3. Locate the diagnostic connector for the computer. It is usually located under the instrument panel near the steering
column. Insert a jumper between the "TEST" and "GROUND" terminals.
CAUTION: Refer to a shop manual for the proper terminal locations. Jumping the wrong terminals may cause damage to the
computer system!
4. The Check Engine should now flash. The first code should be a code 12 (Flash, Pause, Flash Flash). Code 12 will repeat
two times.
If any other trouble codes are in the computer's memory, they will be displayed in numerical order starting with the lowest
number, and repeat three times. The codes will continue to repeat as long as the test terminal remains grounded.
NOTE: BE SURE TO WRITE DOWN ANY CODES THAT ARE PRESENT
NOTE: GM may use the same code number for different faults on different models of vehicles. That's why some code
numbers list more than one possible cause.
5. To exit diagnostic mode, turn ignition switch off and remove the jumper.
HOW TO CLEAR TROUBLE CODES
Trouble codes on most older vehicles can be cleared by removing battery voltage from the computer for at least 10 seconds.
Make sure the ignition switch is OFF, then remove the computer fuse from the fuse panel. Disconnecting the battery will also
work, but doing so will also cause the loss of stored information and presets in other electronic accessories such as the
radio, climate control system, memory seats, etc. Disconnecting the battery can also cause the computer to forget long term
fuel calibration adjustments, and may affect the operation of an electronic transmission until the computer can "relearn" the
shift points.
The preferred method of clearing trouble codes is to use a scan tool.
Post all codes here.

Please login or register to post a reply.

How to gather codes Ford Explorer
Code Read Retrieval/Clear Mercedes Benz
Code Read Retrieval/Clear Mercedes-Benz C230
How to read codes Chevrolet Blazer
Code Read Retrieval/Clear Honda Civic
Code Read Retrieval/Clear Scion XD