car sputter loses power going up hill and then will accelaerate and take off

kmac123
10

Asked by kmac123 Aug 26, 2014 at 11:56 AM about the 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4 Dr LS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car runs fine until going up steep incline it will start sputtering , no acceleration almost will
come to a stop and then the engine kicks in and accelerate and takes off.

3 Answers

T_S_T
18,065

Check fuel filter and fuel pump,

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
FordNut
16,745

Ditto. And keep more than 1/4 tank in it..preferably more

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
kmac123
10

changed fuel filter and fuel pump and still sputters and runs rough going up hill.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Grand Marquis
Looking for a Used Grand Marquis in your area?
CarGurus has 3,507 nationwide Grand Marquis listings starting at $1,500.
ZIP:

Search Mercury Grand Marquis Questions

Mercury Grand Marquis Experts

#1 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 1,890
#2 kbro
kbro
Reputation 1,060
#3 Mark Langolf
Mark Langolf
Reputation 450
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Crown Victoria"
25 Great Deals out of 1,527 listings starting at $1,750
Used Lincoln Town Car"
142 Great Deals out of 3,091 listings starting at $1,795
Used Chevrolet Impala"
2,059 Great Deals out of 56,301 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Taurus"
725 Great Deals out of 18,770 listings starting at $833.1
Used Cadillac DeVille"
70 Great Deals out of 3,123 listings starting at $1,750
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
1,081 Great Deals out of 33,345 listings starting at $2,995
Used Ford Mustang"
1,085 Great Deals out of 24,759 listings starting at $1,625
Used Ford F-150"
2,569 Great Deals out of 174,400 listings starting at $1,746
Used Nissan Altima"
1,910 Great Deals out of 77,821 listings starting at $1,100
Used Toyota Camry"
2,063 Great Deals out of 72,340 listings starting at $992

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Mercury Grand Marquis For Sale
38 listings starting at $10,990
2010 Mercury Grand Marquis For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 123 listings starting at $9,995
2009 Mercury Grand Marquis For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 147 listings starting at $8,995
2008 Mercury Grand Marquis For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 316 listings starting at $4,995
2007 Mercury Grand Marquis For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 241 listings starting at $2,995