My 1965 dodge monaco with 383 engine stall or shut off when i put the gear in reverse. what is causing this??

Asked by Feb 05, 2018 at 09:46 PM about the 1965 Dodge Monaco

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car has been restored two years ago. it was running fine until i notice the
car engine shut off when i just started it and  put it in reverse. is it because i
don't drive it every day??? please let me know.

1 Answer


Try changing the resistor for the coil , Look for any loose or damaged wires . Are you running a point type distributer ? If so it could be a bad or weak condenser

Your Answer


Dodge Monaco Experts

  • #1
    Alicia Perez
  • #2
    Frank Schneider
  • #2
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Charger
99 Great Deals out of 918 listings starting at $3,400
Used Dodge Dart
28 Great Deals out of 415 listings starting at $6,290

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.