2001 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.8
Car jerking when i take my foot off the throttle

1 points

Problem added: Jun 23, 2014 (6 years ago)
when i take my my foot off the accelerator my car stutters,it is fine while i am accelerating

Car details
Car: Citroen Xsara Picasso
Variant: 1.8
Model Year: 2001
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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366 points

Jun 24, 2014 (6 years ago)
Are there any lights on the dash?
1,726 points

Jun 24, 2014 (6 years ago)
could be idle control or throttle sticking.
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