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ssmayer00
ssmayer00 11/10/2012
2003 Toyota Camry LE 4Cyl2.4L - Engine
Why does my car sputter and shut down when I come to a stop?
My battery is new
Only happens when I come to a stop
Started happening a week or so ago
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  • CVO
    CVO 11/10/2012
    The check engine light doesn't have to be ON to store a fault code.

    Check the vehicle for fault codes to see if there are any sensors were involved to the malfunction of the engine.

    1.Local auto parts stores such as Autozone ( not in California) or Advance Auto parts will scan and retrieve any diagnostic trouble codes ( dtc ) stored in the powertrain control module for free of charge..

    2. Amazon.com has the code reader for less than $20.00 dollars.

    3.Re-post the dtc's in here " answer question " for further assistance.

    Note: we need the dtc's to identify the sensor, there are a dozen different sensors to operate the car.

    Visit this site and see all the different sensors.

    http://www.freeautomechanic.com/car-engine-sensors.html

    Navigate to this site and see the code reader

    http://www.amazon.com/.../...imh_gw_p263_d2_i1
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