SATURN L200 GAS PROBLEM
2000 Saturn L200 • 172,000 miles
To begin, my car is actually a LW2, but there was not a choice for that. It is the 3.0 V6 model. Over the last several months, the car has stuttered some while driving at low speeds and low rpms. For example, while driving in a parking lot. It is not bad, but definitely noticeable. It seems like the problem is gradually getting worse. The stutter does not happen during gear shifts in the automatic transmission. It happens when I am barely pressing the gas to accelerate slowly. It feels as if I am pressing the gas pedal inconsistently, even though my foot is pressing it steady. The RPMs will also go down a little bit, then go back to where it should be. If I want to go fast, I just press the gas and it speeds up no problem. But when I am driving slow, such as 5-15 miles per hour is when I notice it the most. It also happens if I try to maintain this slow speed. The check engine light has not come on, so I do not think an ODBII reader would help. This has happened fairly regularly, so I doubt it is bad gas. I have also tried using fuel injector cleaners, gas treatment, and even changing the spark plugs. The air filter was also changed not too long ago. Do you have any suggestions on how to identify this problem? Thank you!
Already answered this question.
I'll try to find it. The reason why I reposted it, is because when I logged in, it did not show my original post.
That's OK I try to alert the double posts so we don't waste are resources were someone else can be helped instead of answering a double question.Keep me posted.I have seen something similar to your problem.
Smell of gas when driving,not all the time,some times after driving smells of gas coming from engine area,no leak noticed
1 answer • 1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass • 160,000 miles
I have a 2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor. Recently, when I put gas in my car, no matter the amount or where I get gas, the car doesnt want to start. If I put my foot on the gas peddle, all the...
3 answers • 2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor • 71,000 miles
My pontiac bonneville ran out of gas about a week ago so ofcourse its been broke down. I tried to crank it long enough to move it a couple of feet and it would crank then start choking ...
1 answer • 2002 Pontiac Bonneville • 150,000 miles
Smell gas fumes when heater is on but not when I have the cool air circulator on. Gas line or heater core?
1 answer • 2000 Oldsmobile Alero • 89,000 miles