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Engine kindof stalled

Driving around 90km then all of a sudden the engine kind of kicked and then the check engine light went on. I found that the engine had little power when pressing on the accelerater.

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  • oitsyouagain Apr 20, 2009

    I had a similar problem. In my scenario the car would seem to near stall when stopping. It would also jump back and forth at low speeds when trying to keep it slow in a neighborhood. Then the battery would no longer start the car, so I replaced it with a new one (I am at 43,000). When I started it back up the check engine light was on. I took it to Advance Auto, where they will put the diagnostic tester on it for free. The return codes said it is the Cam Shaft Timing Sensor and the Crank Shaft Timing Sensor. DIYAuto has these both for $8,99 US each. I plan on ordering and replacing them. Makes sense to me that a loss of power and stalling and jumping events at low speeds could be timing. Special thanks to Advance for making the diagnostic checks free.



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