what is the cause of my nissan altima jerking off during driving.

Asked by Apr 25, 2014 at 01:52 AM about the 2003 Nissan Altima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2003 Altima showing oil light on dashboard, and jerking during driving to a stop.

5 Answers


Could be several different things. Have you checked the oil level?


"jerking off" is not an automotive term- although we do joke about those kinda things while we are hanging around the garage-

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I was not going to go there. Lol. Good one jamnblues .

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your hands on it's stickshift....!!

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I had a thousand answers for this one- but Richard was able to tread the fine line between humor and respectability- kudos!

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