My car occasionally hesitates when I accelerate after being at at a stop light. What is causing this?
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2004 Volvo S80
Question: Car hesitates before accelerating from the stop position.
Answer #1patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 21, 2011, 20:39Master
It could be so many things. Hard to comment without being able to experience the problem first hand or do some basic diagnostic tests. Even if a Check Engine light is not on there is a lot of information that can be read off a professional grade scan tool that saves doing a lot of intrusive tests.