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Default 2000 Kia Sportage - Flashing Check Engine and Car Shaking

Car shakes like if it wants to turn off but does not. the check engine light flashing when this happened. any ideas?

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Car shakes like if it wants to turn off but does not. the check engine light flashing when this happened. any ideas?

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It could be a number of things such as a bad O2 sensor, Throttle Position Sensor, Idle Speed Control valve, or stuck open Exhuast Gas Recirculation vlave, so it's best to take it to a parts store that will connect a code reader and identify the error code stored in the ECU, which hopefully will clearly identify the problem.

Most parts shops will do the code reading free.

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