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When given gas it sputters like its not getting gas

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In the past I have seen Ignition coils causing this
This motor is also known for corroded pcv fresh air hoses

when given gas it sputters - 89010018
there are two on your vehicle
may be slightly different location on your vehicle
you did not specify motor size
the hoses go from near the snorkle (the accordian looking hose) to the valve covers

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Check you MAF sensor, Mass Air Flow. Could be dirty and it keeps the air goes in more then fuel and the car runs lean and also check the spark plugs and wires for any misfiring. Good luck

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