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Was jerking when running for last yr. now will not run at all.....

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Did you address the jerking issue or just keep driving with the jerking until it died?

The jerking and the fact that your car will not run at all now appears to be tied into the ignition system. (spark plugs, distributor cap, ignition coils, ignition wires, timing belt, etc)

Posted on Sep 08, 2009

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