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98sc00byGT 11-26-2012 05:34 PM

Car will shut off when i throw it in neutral after driving.
It is throwing an IAC code and it is also throwing a O2 sensor code. I replaced the neutral switch and I also replaced the IAC...Everything is plugged in correctly and there are no vacuum leaks. The car is a 1998 subaru legacy 2.5gt with a 5 speed tranny. Does anyone know what could be causing this?

Stasis 11-26-2012 06:38 PM

After replacing those parts did the code still occur?

subikid90 11-26-2012 06:41 PM

EGR possibly? I would think it would throw a code for it though.

98sc00byGT 11-26-2012 07:05 PM

yeah i still have the codes....

spooln30 11-26-2012 10:42 PM

Could be the wiring.

98sc00byGT 11-26-2012 11:09 PM

but it always doesnt do it the wiring would mean it would always shut off

spooln30 11-27-2012 07:43 PM

Not necessarily. I've seen may times bad wiring causing sporadic running issues.

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