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Power when i try to move off from a parked position especially on an incline it is as if here is no power to move off.An i have to ride the clutch alot and then it starts moving off in a snail like manner.

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  • cherub_ii Sep 29, 2008

    no power

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    the motor has no power or the clutch appears to be slipping ?





    Robert

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I have a 98 Hyundai Accent and have had this problem several times over the last five years. I can't tell you exactly what is wrong because this seems to be what my car does when there is something that needs replaced...spark plugs, plug wires, coil pack, a gasket, etc. My car is an automatic. I have learned that I have to shift down into L, then to 2 and into Drive when I start from a dead stop. If possible, I pull over and shut the car off and restart it. That usually takes care of the problem for a while. We also drive with the O/D off and it doesn't happen as often. It's a PITA but at least it's driveable until we can get it serviced.

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Normal 0 Could be dirt in the fuel tank covering outlet try bouncing the back of the car. It is a fuel problem. Did you let the fuel run low?. If that does not work you may have to blow air through, the fuel line back to the tank from the engine compartment with a foot pump till you here it bubble in the tank.

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