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Old 04 Aug 2008, 09:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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car cuts out at 3,500 - 4000 revs

Hi I am a newbie on the site but I need some advice about an itermittent problem I am having with my 97 Turbo impreza. When I put my foot to the floor in 4th or 5th gear at around 3,500 - 4000 revs, the engine dies completely for a couple of seconds and then judders back in to life immediately. If I build up the revs slowly it does not happen. Anybody got any idea what the problem might be? Thanks.
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Old 04 Aug 2008, 10:23 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: car cuts out at 3,500 - 4000 revs

Hi. You could be running "safe mode" have a look at the threads.

Link 1. check engine light/ misses above 4000rpm

ECU Diagnostics, Reset, Error Codes & Sensors Page.

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Re: car cuts out at 3,500 - 4000 revs

you should run a diagnostic on your car. But seems to be a problem with the MAP sensor. Also known as Pressure sensor.
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