When engine stalls while shifting into gear, it indicates the trans could be bad or you have an engine idle control problem.
Here are possible causes.
Engine Stalls When Shifted From Neutral To Drive Or Reverse
Check for defective Torque Converter Clutch Solenoid Valve (TCCSV) on valve body or wiring circuit, improper engine idle speed or performance, defective torque converter and malfunction in valve body.
Monday, December 6th, 2010 AT 8:19 PM