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2003 Hyundai Sonata Base 4dr Sedan I4 Manual

2003 Hyundai Sonata
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
22 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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January 22, 2013, 8:08 pm

Norberto H

Question: ¿why does my car, shakes on first gear and it feels sluggish?

i was wondering it will be the clutch but im no sure, if it is the clutch how do i replace it. would you mind helping me on this of what i should do.
thank you, god bless you

January 24, 2013, 9:59 pm

Richard W
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To test the clutch. Get the car going and shift from first to second. Then instead of gong into third go to fourth. If the engine bogs down the clutch is ok. If the engine speeds up and you don't move any faster you need a clutch.

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