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    running

    could a f....ed exhaust affect the way your car runs 1.6 16v astra ecotec

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    possibly - a bit more gen on the nature of the 'f....age' might be useful

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    sorry its a 1996 p

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    Yes, you will lose power and fuel economy !

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    could this problem lead to idiling problems

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    The bigger the hole is and the nearer it is too the engine, the worse the running will be. and it will affect tickover

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    car has been running a bit of a dog put new leads and plugs went ok now running crap again think exhaust is standerd need new one could this solve this. i am going to claen icv 2morrow last option is coil pack

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    i have a centre section u have if u don't wanna fork out for a brand new one, but its off a Z18

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    i was going to get a price 2morrow for a new exhaust. any thoughts on price

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    Smile running ok

    i had a new exhaust put on today from the cat back the guy said it was well blocked . the back box the baffels had all brocken apart running nice now

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