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    right,on way home from work last nite i was travelling down dual carriage way,i put my foot down and hit abit 5.5-6k revs ..suddenly car jolted and engine management light came on and i had no throttle control but yet car kept ticking over,i pulled to side and car felt like it was running on 3 pots,tried to pull off but im pressing accelerator but not moving !! anyone else had this problem? its happend twice in last 2 months now,if i turn car totally off then start up again it fine
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    Coilpack mate. happens every time on my car when its gone before. just take it off first and make sure there is no oil from the cam cover dripping down the plug holes.

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    i did think coilpack and also my car runs 290bhp on standard injectors which i already know is pushing it oin standard injectors and also thort doing 5.5-6k revs mite be pushing them if you get my way of thinking?
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    did it to me months back lee, ended up being bottom boost hose had come apart where it joins, the sinking feeling was terrible i thought i'd lunched a piston or something like


    question for you lee, not having any problems with it stuttering or stoppong revving up around 6k etc with std fuel pump in her???? or do you have a uprated one in
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    no mate seems fine,not often i take it much past 5.5k only wen i have my crazy moments and roads are clear
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    lol same here actually
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    yeh its usual wen im on 2-10pm shift at work and roads are clear on way home,denby dale road is a gud santa pod drag strip
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    hahahaha love it, i use mad mile in the same way
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