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Kevin C., Subaru Master Tech.
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Experience:  34 years of Subaru service experience, ASE Master Technician.
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Hesitation when stepping on the gas, No and it's starts the

Customer Question

Hesitation when stepping on the gas
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: No and it's starts the same
JA: What is the model/year of your Subaru?
Customer: 06subaru tribeca
JA: What year is your Tribeca?
Customer: 2006
JA: Are you fixing your Tribeca yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Spark plugs and wires
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 9 months ago.

hey how are you

1- is the check engine light on

2- did you have it scanned and retrieved any fault codes

3- have you checked fuel pressure :these are the specs

Fuel pressure Fuel pressure: Standard ............... 338 - 348 kPa (3.4 - 3.5 kgf/cm2, 49 - 50.5 psi)

4- there is no fule filter part of the fuem pump

5- take out mass air flow sensor and clean with mass airflow sensor cleaner

6- clean out the throttle body plate

what is the mileage on it ?

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician