STALLING ENGINE?

1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Tiny

bill628

September, 29, 2011 AT 6:45 PM

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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hmac300

September, 29, 2011 AT 7:03 PM

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

Tiny

bill628

October, 1, 2011 AT 12:47 AM

Replaced the 6 month old battery earlier today. Car started right up/ Thanks

Tiny

Jacobandnickolas

October, 1, 2011 AT 1:55 AM

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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