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Sputtering I was almost out of oil when my car first started sputtering. I thought adding oil would solve this problem but it didn't. The car only sputters when I am driving and not pressing the accelerator. What could this be?

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If your car didnt overheat when it was almost out of oil, you are lucky. If it did over heat those pistons and your cylinder might have been damaged. Always check your oil or you will be walking soon. Sounds like the fuel filter could be clogged too or the fuel line. Check your oil at least every 3 or 4th time you put gas in your car.

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