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Jerking & powerloss during acceleration

During acceleration, the car jerks. It began shortly after I filled up the tank, so I thought it might have been bad gas. I also left the windows cracked during a heavy rain that week. Plus, the radio briefly gets loud w/ the first big ****, and the engine revs fine out of gear.

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Unfortunatley, there are many problems with this model. "google" Cougar and youwill find many unhappy people. Open windows will get the inside of the car wet, but will not affect the gas. It sounds like a bad tranny, but try some drygas first.

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