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98 Nissan Maxima i intermittently lose power

I have a 98 Nissan Maxima i intermittently lose power round 2-4rpms then its fine except after bout 50mph then its fine and it also only occurs when i let my car accelerate slow or normally its fine when i gas it. but i recently change the fuel filter. my MAS sensor went out too but i but a refurbished on from Kragen. and i have and aftermarket intake with a K&N air filter but Ive have the filter for yrs now so and i also been using Lucas fuel system cleaner. help me pls...

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  • ganaway86 Nov 19, 2009

    OK. i will i appreciate the the help thanks

  • teek626 Feb 20, 2013

    check maf sensor and tps sensor

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Suspect
1 fuel managment may need reset to deal with changes.
2. new sensor is defective.
3. change of fuel filter and system cleaner may have disloged dirt into your fuel injection

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

Testimonial: "thanks i was thinking it had to do something like that too. are there any steps i can take to determine the right solution."

  • maaaartin Nov 17, 2009

    best would be a trip to your local dealership to give the car a full diagnostics, so you dont run round in circles, they should be able to identify if it is one or more problems.
    from there you can then decide if the fuel system needs a clean out or what other problem has caused this.


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