What causes a car to studder/hesitate/skip when going uphill?

Tiny
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  • 1999 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

My son's car is skipping when he accelerates going uphill. It just started on his way back from a trip.

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Sunday, November 27th, 2011 AT 7:03 PM

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Tiny
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If the vehicle has OD, downshift from OD, see if it helps? How long since a tune-up? Any applicable trouble codes?

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Sunday, November 27th, 2011 AT 7:09 PM

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