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It started sputtering and cutting out - moving very slow. the "service engine soon" light came on. could it be a gas line problem? I've had this from new and never have had an issue w/it.

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Your guess is good, did you recently use e-85?
Other possibility water (condensation) in your gas line.
You could throw a can of "Heat" in your gas tank provided you know you haven't recently put in gas that is high in ethanol.

If it is bad gasoline, refill your tank when you get down to half a tank.
If the engine light goes out shortly after that (and the car runs smoother) you've solved your problem.

Posted on Sep 15, 2010

  • lorraine colton Sep 30, 2013

    Yes i did throw a can of heet in her but still having the same problem thankyou

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