2007 Renault Clio
Car jerks when driving and engine light is flashing sometimes

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Problem added: Aug 6, 2012 (8 years ago)
hi any help, dumb woman here, my car recently has started jerking when driving, goes slow jerks then speeds up, going u hills the engine light flashes, could it be possible i need an oil change? embarrassed to admit this i have the car 4 years and have never had an oil change, could this be my problem?

Car details
Car: Renault Clio
Model Year: 2007
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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Top Fixer
939 points

Aug 7, 2012 (8 years ago)
No oil change for 4 years isn't going to do the engine any favours depending on how much use the car's had.

I'd get it booked in for a service and have the faults read out, also see the link below.
Top Fixer
939 points

Aug 7, 2012 (8 years ago)
Have you had a look at this similar problem: Missing when warm

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Top Fixer
153 points

Aug 9, 2012 (8 years ago)
check the oil level it may be low, also replace the spark plugs
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