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Nissan Sentra jerks in 3rd and 4th

My 2002 Nissan Sentra Jerks when I shift into 3rd and 4th. The jerking stops as I accelerate. Is this a fuel line problem.

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  • luis66 Aug 05, 2008

    2002 sentra with 170,000 i have same problem but its on 2nd and 3rd gear, hesitation continues but minor on other gears. check engine light is on.

  • Anonymous Feb 16, 2009

    I have the same problem with the check engine light staying on. I took it in once and after 400.00 it went out. Then a month later it came back on. I tried a new gas cap, still on. I havent done anything since and it stays on all the time without any problems noticed. I took it ti the car wash last week and it went off again, a week aler back on.

    Who know's. Other sites I've visited say its standard with all Nissan Sentra's.



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The engine light IS on. I will definately check out the fluid in the trans. How much on average does a trans flush cost? Thank you very much for your help. I am currently riding my bike as much as possible till I find a solution, plus gas prices haha.

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Have you ever done trans flush??/powerflush??it will flush EVERYTHING. dump and fill only get's so much. how is the fluid in the trans??is the check engine light on??

Posted on Jul 23, 2008


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