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It's an automatic 2002...

It's an automatic 2002 PT Cruiser and I'm having problems with the shifting gears when I accelerate it's like jerking and hesitating not shifting properly in a second right and also the check engine light is on

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?

It stays on

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

Not done anything it was like this when I bought

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Chrysler
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Chrysler Mechanic: HDGENE, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago
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Chrysler Mechanic: HDGENE, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

Hello is it an automatic or manual transmission? It bucks and jerks like a misfire/runs rough or it has an issue when upshifting into a certain gear range? Do you have access to a scan tool to check for trouble codes?

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