my car jerks when i accelerate?

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Answer #1 | 19/12 2013 19:43
Is this when the clutch is down?
Positive: 59 %
Answer #2 | 19/12 2013 19:43
It must be the new Kangaroo petrol you are using !
Positive: 53 %
Answer #3 | 19/12 2013 19:47
most likely bad spark plugs or plug leads breaking down under load, have a diagnostic test to confirm.
Positive: 33 %
Answer #4 | 19/12 2013 19:55
check your fuel filter
Positive: 10 %
Answer #5 | 19/12 2013 21:53
It's old enough to have bad spark plugs, but also fuel filters could be dirty. You really need a good mechanic to test drive it and recommend actions. Note I said good mechanic.
Positive: 10 %
Answer #6 | 20/12 2013 01:00
Hi as it could be many things take to a nissan dealer for a diagnostics check.
Positive: 10 %
Answer #7 | 20/12 2013 02:38
Dirty fuel? Blocked fuel filter? Spark plugs wearing out or badly set? Faulty accelerator pedal or cable? Bad pedal control by the driver? Several possibilities - a mechanic would need to check under the bonnet to work out which one it is.
Positive: 10 %

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