Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: My check engine light came on and my car jerks when I step on the gas I took it to the mechanic and he said that my transmission w

asked by on

My car will jerk every other day. It happens when I step on the gas and the mechanic told me that the transmission is good and he changed the filter and the oil but a couple of days later the check engine light came back on and it started to jerk again what other issue could it be?

My car has 95000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. My check engine light came on and my car jerks when I step on the gas I took it to the mechanic and he said that my transmission w

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: hi my chevy malibu goes in reverse,neutral,park but not drive

If no power train codes appear, other than the misfiring on cylinder no. 2 which is not relevant to your issue, there may be a mechanical or hydraulic failure in the transmission such as a failed piston in a clutch...

Q: Cant find the 33rd fuse in fuse box for drivers power seat

Hello, thank you for writing in. There are two fuse boxes located on the vehicle. One is under the hood in the main fuse box. It controls and protects the engine components. The other fuse box is located inside the...

Q: Can yall replace/repair a transmission? Please advise. Thank you! 2010 Chevrolet Malibu

Hi - your symptoms suggest a transmission that needs serious repair or a rebuild. Unfortunately, this is not a service YourMechanic can offer at this time. I recommend you have a transmission repair shop perform an in-depth internal inspection of...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.