Why does my 1995 ford contour jerks

Asked by May 10, 2012 at 02:11 PM about the 1995 Ford Contour 4 Dr GL Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1995 ford contour jerks what is causing this

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Give some more information. When does it jerk, speeds, acceleration, uphill, downhill etc.....

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needs a coil pack for the ignition

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Define "jerk" No power, rough running engine? Pulls to the right or left while accelerating? Pulls to the right of left while breaking? Harsh shifting? I do know the original fuel pumps on these overheat, most have been replaced by now.

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U acclaurate jerks (it's like it trying hop )

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