2001 gran prix shakes when accelerating. Engine light blinks on and off

Asked by Apr 22, 2015 at 09:09 PM about the 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix

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A flashing check engine light usually means it's a misfire. Check your spark plugs and wires. Also, get your codes read if you can. Most autoparts stores can do this for free.

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Mine did the same thing....needed a tune-up (plugs and wires fixed the problem). Depending on where you live and if you can do it yourself, parts are about $100 (depending on what type of plugs you buy)

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