Tahoe shudders and shakes on acceleration...seems ok at steady speed... at idle shudders and hesitates.. rough idle

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Asked by Oct 19, 2013 at 07:02 AM about the 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe 4 Dr LT SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

98  chevy tahoe.. 180,000 miles started shuddering, hesitating on acceleration..
seems ok at steady speed..at idl just shakes and shudders..  engine light on

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Try a complete tune up first. What trouble codes do you have? HTH. -Jim

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Shows random mutiple misfires

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66,305

I'd do the tune-up and see what happens. HTH. -Jim

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Thank you for your time.. i will do that and let you know

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66,305

You're welcome. Glad to help. Yes, please do. -Jim

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