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2001 Mitsubishi Galant Question: What would cause this car to shut off while driving?

 

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cinna, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Anaheim, CA, March 12, 2013, 20:10
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This happens while driving down the street. It will all of a sudden just shut off.

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto March 13, 2013, 04:58
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    Not uncommon to see problems with crankshaft and camshaft sensor signals that can cause the ignition system to shut down that provides spark. You will need to have the system tested to determine if this is the case.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13616 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 13, 2013, 06:11
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    do u have any eng codes? poss crankshaft sensor is going bad

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