I cant tell whats wrong with my car

Tiny
REDBOONE21
  • 1995 GEO PRIZM
  • 145,000 MILES

It starts but when I put it in reverse or drive it shuts off

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Saturday, March 31st, 2012 AT 12:39 PM

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Tiny
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If it is engine related, that would mean misfiring or a fault with the idling system.

Try increasing the engine rpm slightly and engaging the gears. If it does not stall, get the throttle body and IAC cleaned and retest.

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