or lunging forward when braking?
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1997 Mercedes-Benz S420 Question: On the subject of the MAF, can this also cause the car to stall when braking...
Answer #1ziptie12 July 25, 2012, 12:53Master
The MAF can cause lots of bucking & jerking & stall/hard start issues. So can a combination of bad motor mounts and cracks in the intake hose(s) that open and close as the engine shifts around , causing a fluctuation in the MAF reading. Best to diagnose for all conditions first , before replacing part(s).