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Why does my 98 nissan sentra jerks when in reverse and put into drive And also when im driving 20 mph and i let off the gas you know for the gears to go down theres a thud like kick sound and i wanted to know if you can help me out by telling what that is and is it bad?

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SOURCE: 04 mazda6 sedan...100000miles and engine jerks?

lets break this down ,there is a little sensor on the air intake known as the air filter [i hope you have changed] it detects the amount of air flowing into the can be faulty.2if your weather is good for a long time little rubber joints get dried up and like to make noises but sometimes its good to get them checked out,adrian

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SOURCE: 2004 nissan sentra jerks before it hits 20 mph

good day Sir, try to check the spark plug and fuel filteri hope it will help you

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SOURCE: my 2000 nissan sentra jerks when driven between 10

good day Sir, try to check the spark plugs and the air filter. i hope this tips will help you.

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If it doesn't **** to the left or right, then check your engine and transmission mounts.

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cannot be sure here without a on site inspection but i would hazard a guess and say the flex drive plate has broke around the crankshaft retaining bolts ,its a gearbox out job to repair ,the plate holds the torque converter in position to the engine crank ,Dont get this problem with a manual transmission

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