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2003 Subaru Legacy Question: my car it doesnt seem like it wants to move then gets into gear,

 

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hubbardlexi, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Dudley, MA, March 15, 2013, 05:44
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it seems like it has trouble switching gears then it will go, it has a good shake to it as you slow down, and when it does have trouble it can back fire sometimes and spudders

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    goodguy March 15, 2013, 06:07
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    I would take it to a tranny shop and see if they can diagnose the problem

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13627 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper March 15, 2013, 06:10
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    trans fluid level and see if its burn"t

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    Advanced Auto, Inc (22 Answers) , Uxbridge, MA - (508) 709-4877
    advancedauto616 March 26, 2013, 08:02
     Technician

    Hi hubbardlexi,

    The concerns that you are describing could be from multiple different issues, ranging from transmission troubles, clogged catalytic converter, faulty oxygen sensor(s), clogged fuel filter, weak/failing fuel pump,etc. If you are still having the issues and would like it properly diagnosed, please call or e-mail me. Our shop specializes in Subarus and I'm sure we can help!

    Thanks,
    Jason Malo
    jason@theautodoctor.net

    Advanced Auto, Inc.
    dba Advanced Automotive Performance
    616A Douglas St.
    Uxbridge, MA 01569
    Phone: 508-278-6615
    www.theautodoctor.net

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