would a pi305 code cause the car to jerk

Asked by Nov 13, 2015 at 01:01 PM about the 1999 Lexus ES 300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car will drive fine and then start jerking, what could it be?

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Do you mean po305? This code is telling you that there is a misfire in cylinder #5, causes are fouled spark plug, bad wire, low compression, or bad coil for that cylinder if the cylinders all have there own coil. Yes it would cause a jerk, so to me it sounds like spark. And how did you get the code?

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