my car is hesitating/not accelerating sometimes and making a grinding noise

Asked by Jul 07, 2017 at 10:06 PM about the 2000 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL Sedan

Question type: General

i drove to the store and at first it accelerated fine and a few moments later it hesitated like it didn't want to go and bucked a bit, shifted to second and did the same there and in third.  the next day drove fine.  then today drove to the store was fine but on the way back in first went to 10mph and made a grinding noise so shifted to second and did the same thing (after letting the clutch out and driving a few moments then made the noise) and had to slowly put put home at 10mph.  an hour later went for a test drive and drove perfectly.  Whats going on?

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