Why is it that when I get off the highway after driving for a little while and driving back in the city my car won't accelerate right I push on the gas but it won't get up and go. It's like when you put it into to high of a gear and it takes forever to accelerate please help

5

Asked by Jul 01, 2013 at 03:42 AM about the 2008 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It's a 6 speed manual. And if I turn
the car off and back on it seems to
stop for a little while then starts again
.

1 Answer

108,965

Get the codes read at the parts store. Write down the trouble code number and post it here. Someone will advise the most cost effective solution. There may be pending codes that have not lit the CEL yet.

Your Answer:

Nissan Sentra Experts

  • #1
    L_R
    Reputation
    1,470
  • #2
    Doran Harney
    Reputation
    1,420
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,200
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Altima
840 Great Deals out of 61,662 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Corolla
670 Great Deals out of 63,664 listings starting at $1,499
Used Honda Civic
491 Great Deals out of 44,267 listings starting at $1,150
Used Toyota Camry
859 Great Deals out of 70,688 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Versa
271 Great Deals out of 19,034 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
686 Great Deals out of 101,994 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Elantra
455 Great Deals out of 46,206 listings starting at $1,700
Used Nissan Maxima
247 Great Deals out of 16,913 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Focus
488 Great Deals out of 76,542 listings starting at $800
Used Nissan Rogue
562 Great Deals out of 76,496 listings starting at $2,400
Used Mazda MAZDA3
230 Great Deals out of 23,579 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Sonata
523 Great Deals out of 46,517 listings starting at $1,200
Used Volkswagen Jetta
473 Great Deals out of 27,540 listings starting at $1,500
Used Kia Optima
339 Great Deals out of 29,274 listings starting at $450

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Nissan Sentra For Sale
26,748 listings starting at $11,900
2017 Nissan Sentra For Sale
129 Great Deals out of 5,584 listings starting at $9,499
2016 Nissan Sentra For Sale
115 Great Deals out of 3,431 listings starting at $7,750
2015 Nissan Sentra For Sale
133 Great Deals out of 3,489 listings starting at $5,995
2014 Nissan Sentra For Sale
87 Great Deals out of 2,411 listings starting at $5,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.