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What makes a car jerk and buck after it warms up?

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โˆ™ 2009-09-28 18:45:48

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Water or air in your fuel line.


spark plug wires usually or plugs but id say was the wires apso when it rains they act up also jim

check your fuel filter, if its your fuel pump you'll know soon enough.

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