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1992 Buick Century Question: My 92 Buick Century 3.3l has been jerking and dying when brakes are applied??



shannastroud, 3.3L V6, Houston, TX, January 18, 2014, 21:06

The first 10-15 mins. it runs great, but then it will stall, jerk, and die when I brake or stop completely. To keep it running I have to slip it into neutral while stopped, and slip it back into drive when I need to take off. It jerks a little when I take off too. The spark plugs and wires are fine, and the coil pack was replaced, so I don't know if the timing is off or what. Please help I need to fix it ASAP!

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    G. T. Service Center (4245 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236
    ProfessorG January 18, 2014, 22:05

    It sounds like a torque convertor clutch switch problem. It keeps the torque convertor locked up and feels like it is stays in high gear and not shifting down.

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