MY CAR IS SPUTTERING WHEN IM GOING AT A SLOW STEADY SPEED

  • Tiny
  • csmith35
  • 1999 Oldsmobile Aurora
  • 138,000 miles

And hesitating when I push gas hard to get out in traffic. Can u help? 1999 Oldsmobile Aurora.
Automatic V8 4.0 liter

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 AT 8:55 PM

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  • promechanic
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I'd have the codes checked. Even if the check engine light isn't on there could still be codes set.
There are a lot of things that can cause this type of problem. Some of them are things like low fuel pressure, egr valve problems, etc. There really is no way to know without testing it.

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Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 AT 9:07 PM
  • Tiny
  • csmith35
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Yes my check engine light is on.

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Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 AT 10:33 PM
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You need to have the codes checked.

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Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 AT 10:40 PM

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