The 'Power" light flashes throughout. What could be the problem?

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Asked by Jul 08, 2015 at 01:24 PM about the 1999 Subaru Forester L

Question type: General

I just purchased a used Subaru Forester 1999 2L model car with79000 miles on it. The problem is that car jerks violently when forward and reverse gears are engaged.

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I'm guessing it could be many things. Could be spark related / plugs / wires / coil / etc. Could be sensor related / fuel filter / or it could be something else. You might try asking on www.subaruforester.org as there are a ton of helpful folks there. I hope you find your answer quickly.

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Thank you. The answer is helpful; I'll try checking on the items mentioned and revert.

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