Car stalls when stopped quickly
Symptom: Car stalls when stopped quickly. You are driving along and everything is just fine … until you let off the gas pedal and apply the brakes. The engine starts shaking and may even stall. Not a good thing to happen because you lose power steering when the engine dies.
1. There may be a serious vacuum leak.
The Fix: Check and replace vacuum lines as required.
2. There may be a fault in the computerized engine control system.
The Fix: Check engine control systems with a scan tool. Test circuits and repair or replace components as required. (Generally not a DIY job)
3. Broken linkage.
The Fix: Repair or replace as required.