Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Problem Report
Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera The Engine May Stall After Extended Freeway Driving
The torque converter clutch can stick "on" after extended freeway driving causing the engine to stall when coming to a stop. Our technicians tell us when this occurs, the engine usually will restart and stall when put into gear. After allowing about twenty minutes for the engine and transmission to cool down, the engine will start and the transmission will operate normally. Replacing the torque converter clutch solenoid, transmission filter, and fluid will generally correct this issue.
after driving awile when you come to a stop the car will not go forward or backwards it just stalls and dies. it will restart but you can not put it in gear as it will stall and die. wait a while and it drives like there was nothing wrong - Visitor
car will run fine on short runs but if i go 6 miles and slow for a stop at a light , car will stall out . when I take it out of gear car will start but stall when I put into gear . i find that if I press the gas and quickly let off of the brake whild sifting into gera it will run untill the next time I have to stop . After restin a while it will run like nothing was ver wrong . I will be flushing the trnay and changing the trany filter , wiil le you know how that works for me. - trouble with ceira
engine wants to stall while stopping. - Visitor
stalls after going anything over 50 mph
going to change the solenoid switch - swtluvbaby
I'm on e of the writers above. The problem defeated me. I sold my daily driver to a crusher for $300. Got a nice low mileage Tarus, titled, reaired, fixed up about $2,100 in all. My first Ford. Has a rattle, of course. - Visitor
I amtold this repair is uneconomical for an old car. I am told the transmission must be dropped. - Visitor
My car does the same thing, after car get hot it stalls,and when I crank it up ,then put it in gear it stalls again. Wait about 10 min. then it will function right. - Visitor
Runs rough then stalls when hot. Restarts OK then stalls when put into gear. - billlee1955
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