Q: RPM meter jumps wildly when accelerating.

asked by on October 07, 2016

RPM meter jumps wildly when accelerating. Seems sporadic.

My car has 212000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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Hello there. A few common faults will cause your 2004 Chevrolet Aveo to have a fluttering tachometer. The most common is a misfire condition, vacuum leak, faulty tachometer itself, or a wiring harness fault. In order to have this looked at, a qualified professional from YourMechanic can come to your home or office to diagnose the rough acceleration firsthand so that this can be addressed properly.

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