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post #1 of 3 Old 12-15-2010, 01:57 AM Thread Starter
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Engine sputtering when driving

I have a 99 TJ sahara with the 4.0 and when I drive, everything thing is fine then after I shift into 3rd and give it gas it will start to sputter like it's running out of gas then about 2 minutes of fighting it to stay alive it acts like nothing ever happened. (it also does this in 4th and 5th.) Then just recently before it did this the check engine light came on. I'm wondering what this is and how I can fix it.

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post #2 of 3 Old 12-15-2010, 09:48 AM
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have you checked what the check engine codes are?

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Post back the code(s) this should allow people to better diagnose the problem.

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post #3 of 3 Old 02-02-2011, 06:13 PM Thread Starter
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well i checked the codes and there where 3. the furst one was sensor 1 failure, 2. high voltage, 3. sensor 2 failure anyone ever had this problem
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