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    rev limiter

    For some reason my car only goes to 5500 revs, does anyone know why or how to make it go the rest of the way / or know what the problem is??
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    What mark is it? if its a 5/H then i think its electronically limited to that. IF mk4 then i have no idea.
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    its a 2000 plate mk 4 5 door 1.6 8v ls model.

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    The Astra H is limited to 5500rpm? 6500 I'd have thought!?

    Is this in any gear or just the higher ones? If it doesn't rev to 6500rpm in first then something is wrong...

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    its is first to fift that it only goes to 5500 any ideas where would be the best place to take it to get checked out

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    I think thats pretty normal for the 1.6 8v engine, not sure though but i remember someone saying this to me before, sorry i couldnt be more sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iley View Post
    For some reason my car only goes to 5500 revs, does anyone know why or how to make it go the rest of the way / or know what the problem is??
    cheers
    ? is your engine modded or is it standard also is your engine a mpi or spi

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