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post #1 of 5 Old 07-03-2010, 03:27 PM Thread Starter
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Giving out while driving.

When i am driving the engine seems to give out or lose power. It jerks and stops going. But when i turn the car off and back on it resets and wont do it for a period of time.

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post #2 of 5 Old 07-04-2010, 10:16 PM
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First of all, welcome to the forum.

Can you be more specific as to the driving conditions? Give a detailed account of what happened.

Fill out your user profile info as best as you can - it might speed up responses and solutions
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post #3 of 5 Old 07-05-2010, 03:34 PM Thread Starter
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thank you.
It's like the engine is losing power and won't go. It starts decealerating and jerking. Iv realized that when I turn it off it stops for awhile but happens again. Also I took a long drive yesterday about 2 hours and it happens many times. (midday) and when I left it never happened. (in a.m.) i have no
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post #4 of 5 Old 07-05-2010, 07:07 PM
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dirty throttle body, dirty fuel filter
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-06-2010, 08:47 AM Thread Starter
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okay i will take a look. but with the time of driving the other night it seemed that it could of been the temp.
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