Shake It Up, Baby! 10 Reasons Your Car Shakes While Accelerating
Maybe you figure that if you ignore it long enough, it’ll just go away. Newer cars have sensors that tell you almost everything from the level of brake fluid to which tires need air. Diagnosing older vehicles is a bit trickier.
You can begin by noticing when it happens. Maybe the car shakes when accelerating. If so, is there a certain speed when it starts and stops? Does it happen only when it’s damp outside or all the time? The answers can provide vital clues to identifying the problem and, most importantly, a solution.
Let’s go over some of the more common reasons to get you back on the road again, worry-free.