ok sounds good my next ? is the car is a 3 owner car i have the car fax all seems well the engine is solid as a rock , however i took it to get an oil change and they recommended and engine flush

Asked by Feb 07, 2013 at 12:05 PM about the 2000 Chrysler LHS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car when i press on the gas it takes a second to kick in or accelerate tune up ?

4 Answers

They are tryin' to goose you for the juice, say thanks, and walk slowly to the nearest exit. Oil filters are there for a reason, what am I in Kindy-garden?

to answer your question, something's kinda worn by the third owner...just a guess, probably a snapped cheap plastic non-critical component or a-tother, would have to dig in with some attention to accelerator linkage, I think this buggy still has a cable, not a transducer box with actuator, so the cable's ability to stay where it is and not be jostled around with each use, creating this one star movie. get in there look at the accelerator linkage to see if any clamps are sleepin' on the job and tighten ahoy...would be my recommendation. please hit best answer if it is.

92,375

When you take your car in for a oil change, they try to sell you everything. You don't need a engine flush unless the last owner never changed the oil. You probably don't need a fuel system cleaner, a transmission flush or new brake fluid. If you do need some of those services, take it to a independent shop with a mechanic you trust.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

and ramonfree was there something wrong with the linkage, or is it a pedal goes into the box situation?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

LHS

Looking for a Used LHS in your area?

CarGurus has 99 nationwide LHS listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Chrysler LHS Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Chrysler LHS Experts

#1 Lavinia Raven
Lavinia Raven
Reputation 100
#2 Paul Norenberg
Paul Norenberg
Reputation 90
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler 300M
311 listings
Used Ford Taurus
309 Great Deals out of 21,034 listings starting at $1,800
Used Lincoln Town Car
34 Great Deals out of 2,102 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Durango
366 Great Deals out of 23,169 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chrysler PT Cruiser
21 Great Deals out of 3,808 listings starting at $1,500
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
21 Great Deals out of 3,715 listings starting at $879