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In drive it seems like a misfire in engine and clunks when you accelerate

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1st. I would like with the electronic box of the transmission. Therefore you need a check tool connected. If there is no problem, than try to change the transmission fluid to a fully synthetic transmission fluid which complies with the recommendation of your Sorento + the transmission fluid filter AND --> (VERY IMPORTANT!): buy LUCAS TRANSMISSION FIX! It helped me. Now it runs smooth again. I paid 30 bucks for the electronic check + about 60 for the filter and the fluids. And spent about 4 hrs on the work. I'm sure a mechanic would have charged at some hundred bucks or even more. Again, this worked for me. This is for the clutch. Probably you do not have any misfire, as in this case the engine light would light on the dashboard. According to me you feel it because of the little slipping and clunking transmission while accelerating. Again, if you don't have an electronic problem, this should help. It helped my 2004 Sorento, its a V6 automatic. That was 2 yrs ago, no problem since then (ran 21000 miles since then).

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Do you have any check engine lights on. There are a lot of different things you need to check, It sounds like you need to take it to someone who knows what they are doing.

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