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It needs a good tune up first. Plugs, wires rotor and cap and fuel and air filters. Also run injector cleaner through it and last check the cat convertor.

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Q: How do you fix a 1993 Nissan Sentra with 93 thousand miles that has been idling roughly and takes a while to gain speed?
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