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The engine cuts out on inclines

1999 chevy malibu 2.4 , 4 cyclinder cuts out real briefly on inclines....a hiccup....had vacumn hose replaced and new fuel filter two months ago and not the same since??

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Lots of variables there.... just a quick fix in case it is water in the fuel... purchase a couple small bottles of gas line antifreeze.... it's alcohol and basically sucks up any water in the fuel.. add at least two after you have parked the car for the evening. see if there is any change the next day.


p.s. it could possibly be the beginning of the coil pack failing.

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