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Slow response

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Old 05-23-2007, 04:37 PM
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Dont kno if this happend to you but this is the biggest prob wit my car ... i dont even kno how to explain it.
Well ok lets say you are driving normally then you floor it just for the heck of it. And your car does not respond but rpms are going up very slowly and so is your speed. Then you get off the gas wondering wtf and floor it again right after and you car takes off. Wat do you call that and how you fix it?
My car right now feels slow as hell. Old people are passing me and i floor it and cant catch them! It is running rich and my clutch i think is slipping( i cant even feel when it engages. Its like stepping into a pool of water.) Could this be the problem?

Thanks in advance
 
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Old 05-23-2007, 05:03 PM
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Default RE: Slow response

I kinda have the same thing right now, but i realized that i hadn't replaced my plug in near a year, but i haven't driven the car yet since i changed them, I do know i need a new cap and rotor too though
 
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Old 05-23-2007, 05:42 PM
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Ok let me kno if that fixes the problem.
 
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Old 05-23-2007, 06:10 PM
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An SI shouldnt have slow response. Lol. i was thinking it would be a 16 year old with a DX wondering why he cant smoke V8's
 
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