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I have a 2006 KIA Spectra and whenever I am driving and turn the AC on the car starts to jerk, sometimes it's really bad, other times I can hardley tell. I got to the point where I don't even turn the AC on anymore. Does anyone have any idea what it could be?

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    alex Oct 10, 2013

    starts to j e r k.

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What is ****
my guess, is you mean smells bad?

this is normal in high humid climates
the condensate, water and dust hand heat, all allow.
FUNGUS to grow, some are toxic.
google Legionnaires' disease

most cars, not all, have a TSB to cover this very well.
they have a spray they sell at the dealers.
that kills the fungus
some cars have a filter there and it needs to be replaced
if yours is missing, then that invites more fungus.
the air has the spores all the time. that can not be stopped.
water +heat_spores = fungus, and can smell even worse
when it dies. (clean it)

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The car starts to ****** ???????????? Tell me exactly what it is doing.

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it may be the ignition switch itself. If it is a manual transmission it could be the clutch safty neutral switch located on the clutch pedal.

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SOURCE: 2007 Kia Spectra. light on my dashboard

hi from uk the light/simbol you dscribe illuminated is the tyre pressures monitoring warning this is indicating that one or more of your tyres is under inflated in other words you need to check and inflate all tyres to correct pressure as indicated/recommended in handbook the light should reset after driving if not ceck h/book tyres info

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