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When I press the gas peddle, there is a hesitation in the engine, also while driving the car sputters and hesitates while my foot is on the gas. What can I do to fix this?

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My car doing the same I change fuel filter all o2sensor exchange throttle no check engine light so wat to do.. Email me at arthadiusdudley@gmail.com

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I would start with replacing the fuel filter, if it hasn't been done in a while. Also, check the air filter. Do you have any check engine light?

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