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Engine Idles fine, but shudders when I put it in drive or reverse.

When driving it seems fine, but coming to traffic light or stop sign it starts to idle rough. If I put the transmission in Nuetral it idles normaly.

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Probably a bad oxygen sensor if I had to geuss.

Posted on Mar 02, 2012

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Sounds like a vacuum leak.

Posted on Oct 16, 2013

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