99 cavalier 2.2 bad mileage some power loss minimal jerking

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Asked by Apr 22, 2016 at 03:31 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier 2 Dr RS Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My check engine light came on stayed on
1 day went off ran fine then started losing
a little power not as peppy as it usually is
also mileage getting crappy also after
running car after it sets for 10 to 15
minutes is hard to start but will seems
like its not getting gas or too much when
car is cold it starts right up is it my
02scensor

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Have the car scanned for the codes. a faulty O2 wouldn't give you a hard start problem.

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