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I have a 170k deville and it seems to be missing. Feels like…

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I have a 170k...

I have a 170k deville and it seems to be missing. Feels like a stop & go situation

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your DeVille?

2000

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your DeVille yourself? What have you tried so far?

No Ive tried to clean out the engine by tromping on the accelerator now and thenm, but the hesitation comes back.

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Is it an automatic or a manual transmission?

170k, automatic

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

It burns a qt of oil every 500 miles

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Cadillac Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 month ago

is the check engine light on? or does it come on while driving?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
catylist needs replacement
Cadillac Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 month ago

a bad catalytic converter will cause these symptoms

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hows it going?

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