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The car jerking and chugging and there is oil coming out of the exhaust

I know I need a throttle body. What else could the problem be

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  • dej288 Mar 03, 2009

    my check engine light is flashing when i drive and when it is in drive it chuggs and jerks.. i have already changed the spark pluggs... what should i do next?? i think the problem is gettin worse as i drive it.

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Sounds like u haven't regularly serviced the car ! If there is oil coming out of exhaust it will most properly be a fouled spark plug or plugs but the reason 4 it fouling plugs would be either leaking valve stem seals or piston rings!!!
Change spark plugs and see if problem rectifies!

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