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Old 30 May 2013, 04:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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running lumpy

hi there , today i went for the subaru mot , she passed , on the way home , i booted her up to 70 then i heard a pop , the car started running lumpy at low revs , trying to conk out , just managed to drive home , it was about 2miles , had to drive with high revs , some black smoke coming out of the exhaust , got home , opened the bonnet , the hose connected to the dump valve had come of , put that back on , the car sits at half of 1000 revs , she trys hard to conk out , can any help me .
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Old 30 May 2013, 07:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: running lumpy

have you tried replacing ,acv (air control valve) on pre facelfts i think its on left side of throdle body,on face lifts,its on throttle body(right side) black plug connection on facelift, just a suggestion
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Old 31 May 2013, 08:17 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: running lumpy

hi steve , i will give it a go , and c whats happens , I'm gutted , cheers vic
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