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Car jerks when accelerating, had fuel pump and filter changed, the oxygen sensor is bad.could that cause the jerking? or what can?

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The jerking can be your MAFE SENSOR. aRE YOUTELLING ME YOU ARE GOING TOTAKE OFF YOUR AIR INTAK DUCTING AND GO TO A METAL SECTION WJERE THE SENSOR IS LICATE ABD THAT ONCE YOU LOCATE IT YOU ARE GOING TO SPRAY WASH IT THOROUHHLY WITH CRC ELECTRICAL CLEANER SPRAY THAT THEY SELL AT A PARTS STORE. nOW, iF YOU ARE GOING TO DO ALL THAJUST DON'T BRUSHM RUB, OR OTHERWISE TOUCH THE SENSOR. tHE CLEANER WILL DRY QUICKLY SO YOU WON' NEED COMPRESS AIR THAT WOULD DAMAGE IT, tHEY SRE DELICATE, SENSITIVE AND LIKE A WOMAN, VERY EXPENSIVE. gOOD lUCK AND LET NE GLOW IF ALL WOTKS OUT NED

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If the jerking happens at higher RPM, it is more likely a misfire from a bad spark plug wire, fouled spark plug, or bad coil pack,
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This code basically means that the upstream oxygen sensor on bank one of your engine is not responding as quickly as it should to changes in oxygen leavels in the exhaust.

The usual causes of this is an oxygen sensor that is just plain worn out (if it has a lot of miles on it) or an oxygen sensor that is contaminated by engine oil or antifreeze leaks causing these fluids to be burned in the exhaust (like bad piston rings, defective PCV valve, blown head gasket, etc.).

In any case, the oxygen sensor needs to be replaced. However it should be noted that if it is caused by contamination like that described above, replacing it will only result in a new oxygen sensor doing the same thing if the cause of the contamination is not repaired.

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Morganoffat,
I'm not a mechanic but I have 15 years in the parts business. From what you say I will point you into the direction I beleive your problem is. I would check your throttle control. follow the air intake to the engine intake manifold. in that area you will find what is called a "throttle position sensor". it is activated be the postion of the "gas pedal" it work alittle like a reostat switch. not much you can do with it other than checking ohm redings at differnt positions or replaceing it. Good Luck

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