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1990 Toyota Tercel Question: My car bucks and hesitates when accelerating in 1,2,3,and now 4th gear

 

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Tercelofterror, 1.5L 4 Cylinder, Marlton, NJ, February 14, 2011, 21:41
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My car bucks and hesitates when accelerating in 1,2,3,and now 4th gear. I've change the distributor cap/ plug wires and spark plugs and it keeps happening. Any one k ow how to fix this

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    Superbob February 15, 2011, 12:38
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    I'd replace the fuel filter. If it's clogged, the engine won't accelerate well so if you don't remember the last time it was replaced, just do it, it's time.

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    Tercelofterror, February 15, 2011, 13:00
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    Backflushed the fuel filter still no change

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