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Old 15 May 2011, 03:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just noticed a couple of times when revving past 7000 rpm the check engine light has been flickering on and off also just checked on the fc comander and the knock reading seems alot higher than usual when this has happened. The car seems to be running fine apart from that has anyone got any ideas as to what could be the problem? any help much appreciated
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Re: check engine light

get it checked out, but you don't need to rev it that high before chaging gear anyway though, will be dropping way off the powerband by then.
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Old 15 May 2011, 06:09 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: check engine light

as above. I never rev mine much over 6 as its pointless. Are you using 99ron petrol?
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Old 15 May 2011, 06:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yeah i know dont usually rev it much higher than 6-7 but just have on a couple of occasions and the lights flickered on. always been ran on v power nothing else. going to get it checked anyway would like to make sure everythings spot on with it
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