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Car runs rough

Car runs like it skips and uses more gas than it should. When you drive it it runs fine. Is it the egr valve?

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If the EGR was bad the engine wouldn't idle. do u have any sytem trouble codes, that is the 1st thing to do, have the dealer test the system.

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When warm the car does not idle. when its cold it starts and drives fine. when it warms up it shuts off and idles rough.


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I have a 1997 jimmy and it cranks up fine but it starts bogging down when i am driving and when i try to climb a hill


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