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1997 Nissan maxima (auto): Car runs well, engine sounds strong but will randomly idle down or rough and sometimes stall. I give it gas to bring it back to idle, most often a sluggish response as I feather the gas to keep it from stalling. This will happen when cold, hot, warm... it doesn't matter. It is just so random but very frequent. I haven't had the car for long, but the first time I put fuel (91 octane) the problem seemed to occur more often. I have checked the MAF, throttle position sensor, and changed the fuel filter. No luck! The check engine light is not on...Please help.

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You know what that sounds like it may be.... believe it or not check your trans fluid (car running WARM and in park ) make sure that the fluid is red almost pink like not dark red. Also why not try and change out the spark plugs and air cleaner!

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