hard starting on 2001 Dodge Stratus

very hard starting.when running idles great.when i give gas it starts bucking.

by in Staten Island, NY on February 02, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by on February 02, 2011
Check for an air leak into the intake system. Look for faulty intake duct or loose clamps. Check the condition of ithe ignition system.
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