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Did you ever find out what was wrong with your car. Mine has started doing something like that. Mine has no acceleration when on hills and losses comp. and will not take off on a incline. Is this kinda like what was going on with your car.Report it
Sounds like a defective throttle sensor to me. I have a 2004 Santy, and at 110,000 miles I had the exact same problem described by "woman," only my Santy broke down on the turnpike at 1:00 in the morning. Replacing the throttle sensor fixed it.Report it
This is an old post; however, I had a truck that would do the same thing (Chevy S-10). It's probably your ignition switch. It's shorting out and needs to be replaced. Every time I brought my truck to a mechanic it wouldn't act up, but finally someone told me what was wrong with it. It's an easy do it yourself replacement!Report it
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