My car sometimes shakes like crazy at any speed. I step in the gas to accelerate & its a bit sluggish.when I get on the highway the rpms with get to 3500 before it shifts. What can it be? Please help!

Asked by Aug 04, 2014 at 12:22 AM about the 2003 Ford Focus ZX5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

This doesnt happen all the time it is at
random. And it also has a hard time
turning over in the mornings. Help me
fix my s**t box!

3 Answers

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Check your spark plugs, and for vacuum leaks. Turning hard might be your power steering pump and might be associated with the shaking. CEL on?

No check engine light on. Maybe one is pending. Thank you I was thinking the spark plugs

And when my car is in park it tries to move forward I dont know about that.

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