1997 Dodge Caravan Q&A
1997 Dodge Caravan Question: engine shut off while driving
1st a month or 2 ago while driving the van jumps like getting too much gas. then, 1 month ago while driving the engine shuts off but i dont know right away because the radio and lights are still on. i throw it in park and restart. it's been doing that at least 3 x a week. today i was in park w/ the van running and it shut off but wouldnt restart. waited 20 min restarted drove 2 minutes back into driveway then it quit again. what could cause this? - jdspaaz
If by wouldn't restart you mean would not crank then alternator comes to mind. If was cranking then would need to see if missing fuel or spark when would not start. Possible ignition module if spark is problem. - raiderron
sometime every day and then again it might not happen for a week.
i have a 1995 van while driving the engin just quit then wouldn,T RESTART I HAVE NO JUICE TO THE COIL ANYHELP