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    Poss air flow problem

    Driveing home 2nite i oput me foot down and car hesertated then tracion control light come on and engine fix light i pulled over and the car is hunting on revs between 500-750rpm i think it another airflow just wondering if it sound like the same sort problem when the air flow goes

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    sounds spot on
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    Cheers fella
    Coupe turbo now with front mount

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    yea, sounds v.much like your afm has gone, mine does exactly the same when it *keeps* going lol.
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    My 3rd one in 6mth. Fink iam going to just buy one if it is that then oh well got a spear
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    if you get it from Vauxhall it does come with a years Guarantee .
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    Spare MAF, i ordered one from vauxhall n fitted took the old one of but theres prob nothing wrong with it.

    Just gatherin dust in the garage

    Does the car run ok with out it?

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    Car seam to run of no miss fires or any thing but i didnt go over 40 getting the car home but on tick over it rev at 500 to 750 rpm and doesnt sound healthy. I have been told i can unplug it and it will run ok but i dont wanna drive the car arround as dont wanna run it lean or rich.
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    Ok fitted the new afm disconected the battrey for 10 mins got worried as light steyon on so disconected the battrey again with the TC light going but engine management light on panic started to set in so i took for a spin up road as car seamed to tick over properly. Pulled over few min in to the drive and turn the car off and on again and hey presto one happy woolley lol.

    Cheers for the help guys as per usual superb advice
    Coupe turbo now with front mount

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