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Old 01-21-2018, 01:49 PM
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Default Newbie! Please help me?!

Hello all! I have a 07 XK 3.7L 4wd (approx 150k miles) , purchased used a little over 6 months ago. Have since put quite a bit of time and $$ into it replacing necessary wear and tear; spark plugs, cv axle/joints both driver and passenger side, u-joint on driveshaft, bearing inside transfer case driveshaft, cleaned throttle body, flushed trans fluid (necessary cause of shavings and it being horrendous due to previous owner im guessing). Other than that SHES A GORGEOUS ONE & i really enjoy having her & all of her room inside.

Recently I've come to a few signs/symptoms that something ELSE is going on her, if someone...anyone, can relate or give me some insight to their opinion on what issue(s) could be pointing to that would be AHMAZING! Lol

Symptoms include:
Recently a gas HOG
Rough idling (especially at redlight or just in park)
Rough/sloppy ride (I feel like it should/could be much smoother?)
Sputtering (or misfire?) at mid range speed (30mph+)
Seeming to hesitate on acceleration
Gears seem to be off timing a bit or having trouble shifting. She will shift it just seems like for example going from 1st to 2nd it takes her longer to engage if that makes sense?

Again Thanks in advance for anyones help!!

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