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Low idle and hesitation when driving

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My 1994 Nissan Altima started to idle funny one morning and as I drove it, it was hesitating. When I acclerated, it stopped hesitating. 
Later that day, when I went to start me car, it seemed to idle jsut fine, with little to no hesitation.
Why would my car do this??  Is it the spark plugs?
Thanks.
Sheldon C. 
Portland, OR

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I had a similar problem, with a different car though, and it turned out that the seals in the fuel pumps had been eaten away by the ethanol in the fuel i was using. i had the fuel pumps replaced as well as the filter and switched to a different fuel that contained no ethanol and i haven't had a problem since.

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