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We have a 87 nissan maxima jerking after driving minutes

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we have a 87 nissan maxima jerking after driving for 20 minutes
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jay replied 1 year ago.

Helo my name is ***** ***** thank you for your question

When you say the car is Jerking, does it feel like it is Engine related or Transmission Related?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Engine feels like misfire but iknow misfire does it all times,this only when you drive like for 20 minutes
Expert:  Jay replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for that description. A bad distributor would act like that. After it warms up it can cause the car to run ruff.

Before we go after the distributor ( which is fairly common ) what brand spark plugs do you have in the engine?