Will the gas filter make the car use more gas


Asked by Oct 02, 2014 at 06:54 PM about the 1999 Pontiac Sunfire 4 Dr SE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers




Only misfire, from bad,s plug,s and wire,s and clogged air filter,s will do this.


Could also be carb or fuel injector related.

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