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Bogs down while acceleration/ and it hesitates while on

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Bogs down while acceleration/...

Bogs down while acceleration/ and it hesitates while on highway

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?

Its a 2000 forester L ...so 17 ish years...replaced fuel filter last weekend bc of the bogging issue...now it bogs down a little different

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

Fuel filter thats it....and yes

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

Not sure

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Subaru
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Subaru Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

Have a back pressure test done to see if the catalytic converter is clogged

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Subaru Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 4 months ago

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