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02 exterra 6cyl , engine shakes a lot at red lights the idle needle on dash looks normal but engine shakes a lot . the other day when I first started my car the check engine light began to blink but stopped blinking after I started driving on the street. it also started sometimes giving me trouble starting so I'll turn the key give it some gas when it happens. the battery is like 3 or 4 years old already. should I replace the car battery

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Engine shake could be misfiring or even a broken engine mount. Not related to your battery.

Posted on Feb 23, 2012

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    I just changed the oil

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