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    hi guys my mate just got a vectra c 1.8 ls was workin fine then it went into limp mode a few times and the eml light was coming on and off and he come to goin out in it today and the car struggles to start and when he goes to drive off it just stalls anyone have any ideas whats it could be thanks

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    I wonder if the air control valve needs a spray with Carb cleaner.

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    we have tryed that didnt do anythink we are goin to change the fuel filter now see if that helps

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    nI think the fuel filter would really need to be blocked badly to do what your car is doing.
    Have you checked for fault codes. You might have a "duff" crankshaft or camshaft sensor. That might stop the engine running.

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