Why does my 1995 civic have a very slight but constant jerk under heavy acceleration?

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Depending on the model of the civic answer may vary. But it should never jerk on heavy acceleration. Suggest you service the car. Otherwise replacing, inspecting, and servicing these items may help. 1. Air Filter system 2. Fuel System 3. Ignition System 4. Axles, Joints, Tires, Etc.

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