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Loss of power with hesitation

I have 95 probe SE-4 cylinder. Experiencing a loss of power with hesitation especially when attempting to accelerate. Also burning more fuel than usual. Recently changed catalytic converter-that was clogged but problem still exist. HELP!

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  • udog Jul 09, 2008

    No rotten egg smell, but there was the heavy smell of unburnt fuel. Thanks for the advice....will have that diagnostic ran. The most frustrating part of all is the fact that it does not all always run like this. Again thanks!

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Is your check engine light on? If so have someone run a diagnostic scan to try and pinpoint the culprit. This could be caused by any number of ignition/emission/ or fuel system problems such as filters, sensors,plugs,etc. If I had to guess than I'd check the EGR valve system and possibly the O2 sensors. A "clogged" catalytic converter would suggest this. Did you notice a rotten egg like smell from the car. Converters usually rust away these days...

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