1987 Chrysler New Yorker Car stalls when I brake in Drive

Tiny
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Engine Mechanical problem
1987 Chrysler New Yorker 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 90000 miles

Whenever I am in drive and stop at a red light 9 times out of 10 the car stalls out. However if I kick it into Neutral while I'm slowing down it does fine. I have no idea where to even start looking for this problem and any help would be appreciated.

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Saturday, May 9th, 2009 AT 12:44 PM

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Tiny
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Has the check engine light come on? Also, when was the last tune up? Also, have you had the fuel pressure tested?

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Monday, May 11th, 2009 AT 7:16 AM
Tiny
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I haven't had the fuel pressure tested and the check engine light is not on. I last did a tune up a little less that 10,000 miles ago.I did a fuel system cleaning and the problem got better but the idle still drops pretty bad when im coming to a stop and then gets better once im actually stopped

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Monday, May 11th, 2009 AT 5:58 PM
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I really feel it has to do with the TPS or IAC, but without a check engine light to confirm, it is a guess at this time.

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Tuesday, May 12th, 2009 AT 7:36 AM
Tiny
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I have replaced the TPS, IAC and gave it a tune up (plugs, wires etc) no codes

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Friday, December 22nd, 2017 AT 6:22 PM
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Good morning

Just to add another possibility, it could be the transmission not downshifting causing the stalling as well. If it is still in a higher gear and does not downshift quick enough it would be like coming to a stop with the stick shift and not pushing in the clutch.

Has the trans been serviced?

Roy

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Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 AT 4:06 AM
Tiny
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Yes Sir, the transmission was serviced about 4 months ago. Problem was preexisting and continues

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Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 AT 5:17 PM
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Have you had a transmission shop check the transmission?

Roy

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Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 AT 5:29 PM
Tiny
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No Sir, I will try that.

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Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 AT 5:48 PM
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Ok, report back to us with the results

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Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 AT 5:50 PM

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