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My Car Feels Sluggish - What Could Be The Cause?

Have you realized that your car's acceleration is stalled? Does it frighten you that you cannot fully control your vehicle on a highway? Luckily, whatever the issue is with your car, it is fixable. Some of the things that might cause your acceleration to stall include;

Transmission Issues have arisen

Even when your vehicle is in superb condition, it could occasionally seem slow. The transmission system may have a minor issue that prevents the automobile from shifting when it should. This makes it difficult for your car to speed through a turn or up a hill.

Fuel filter blockage

If your car's fuel system is the issue, your gasoline pump will have to work harder to function. The passage of fuel into the combustion chamber will be hampered by a blockage. Or perhaps your fuel injector is broken or blocked. In most cases, the injector effectively regulates the gas flow velocity. Fuel supply gets tough if it does not. Or a gasoline pump could be broken. Fuel is transferred into the nozzles by the motor from the reservoir or tank. Gasoline won't reach its destination if it breaks down.

Timing belt that is damaged or wrongly positioned

The timing belt, is among the most crucial belts on your car, since it keeps the crankshaft and camshaft in sync. Your vehicle's valves and pistons may get out of synchronization as a result of a worn-out timing belt that was either not put correctly or that had undergone excessive wear and tear. This may result in a wide range of problems, but it almost definitely makes your car feel slow to react.

Catalytic Converter Breakdown

You can rid the car of harmful and unnecessary fumes with the aid of your catalytic converter system. When this malfunctions, the ignition cycle encounters difficulties filtering and extracting gases. For example, an obstruction in your catalytic converter might result in the motor losing power. A damaged catalytic converter results in improper engine flow, which slows down the process. Moving on a highway in a sluggish car causes the engine to operate hotter and become less powerful.


Instead of spiraling and struggling with tension, call us today, or bring your car for repairs and diagnostics at Turner Auto Care.

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