1997 neon stalls when heater fan is on

Asked by May 02, 2019 at 02:50 PM about the 1997 Dodge Neon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers


Just a wild guess with nothing to go on. Perhaps your alternator is not putting out enough power to keep things running.


When the electrical load of the AC or the fan motor is added, it starves the ignition of electricity and robs the plugs of spark; thus killing the engine. In this case, you have a defective alternator and a weak battery. Have these checked; they both probably need replacing.

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