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The car ''sputters'' on hard acceleration, feels similar to hitting a ''rev limiter'', but nowhere near red-line. The car accelerates and cruises normally, and the tachometer does not bounce/jump when the car sputters. The car is the 2.0 turbo, gasoline four cylinder with a 5-speed manual transmission.

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  • Anonymous Sep 02, 2009

    Thank you, very much. I will have the dealer check it out. I appreciate your help.

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Sounds like you have an ignition missfire, have it put on an analyzer to determine the cause.

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    you can thank me the most by rating my help.

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