changed torque converter and cylinoid lock
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1993 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
Question: My 2001 f 150 truck shuts off when put in drive or reverse..
Answer #1paceguy January 16, 2013, 12:54Enthusiast
most likely the tranny filter has dropped in to the pan,drop pan,if so this creates a pressure differential in the valve body where it shouldnt,common in older fords,will affect both forward and reverse,usually reverse first.
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (8425 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355globalhelper January 16, 2013, 13:02Master
is it a ford or chevy? could be vac leak or idle control
Answer #3pushrod January 16, 2013, 15:13Master
That's the reason i gave it up!! Well part of it.
Replyglobalhelper, January 16, 2013, 17:28Master
no kidding WTF
Replyziptie12, January 18, 2013, 20:35Master
Replypushrod, January 19, 2013, 01:59Master
How do you answer a question about a vehicle when you don't know what it is? No engine size, not the right info.
85% of the people have no idea what we are talking about even IF we do get enough input to give advice anyway.
Oh, and the other BS from a DA, so called mechanic, whom i don't think has ever had a job. I give up! GOOD LUCK.
Answer #4Lucky Tech January 16, 2013, 19:32Enthusiast
IAC valve stuck open. very common!! you can try tapping on the IAC with wrench or something while truck is at idle. have someone put thetruck into gear. if it stays running,the IAC was stuck. replace it. easy fix. alot easier than torque converter