my car is jerking when in idle, help!?
I have a 2001 mazda 626 v6 with 47,000mi. It only happens when in idle, it's like the engine is hiccuping, but no noise or anything. I put what I think was a pretty decent fuel injector cleaner in it, and it seemed to improve a little, but it still happens periodically. What else can I do, could it be a different problem? I don't want to have to take it to a mechanic unless I have to, because I am tight with money right now.
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavourite answer
Take it to the garage to get it fixed.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
try and octane booster. or add two quarts of alcahol isopropal.. that might help .. with low mileage also change the air cleaner and fuel filter.. i have no idea.. what else to do.. until it stops or wont move at all.
- tmlLv 51 decade ago
Try a different gas station...it sounds like bad gas
- 1 decade ago
this happened to my sisters car... it was the transmission, maybe you're leaking transmission fluid
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- shefixescarsLv 41 decade ago
sounds like you need a good tune-up