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It's sputtering as I'm driving I believe it's having

It's sputtering as I'm...

It's sputtering as I'm driving I believe it's having temporary loss of power

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Nissan?

2008 Ultima

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

So far I don't have anything that I know for certain however I do know that it's time for a tuneup and I'm thinking it may just be fixed by a spark plug change I have a person coming to look at the car on Saturday however I'm trying to see if I can diagnose it myself without having to pay someone to look at it

Mechanic's Assistant: The Nissan Mechanics require payment for their services. It's way less expensive on JustAnswer than face-to-face would cost.

Doesn't sound like sparkle plugs could fix the situation

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

No that's it

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Noas warnings and my lights do not flash as though power is going in and out. The only thing that I think it could be as well I have recently replaced my fuse box and it may be that something is loose we connected causing the sputtering the power
When you say sputtering, please explain? Does it not want to accelerate over 2k rpms? Or do you have to accelerate lightly to get the car to move?
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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Acceleration is not a problem however in driving there appears to be a jerking sensation as though the car is about to lose power sometimes are worse than not
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