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    ...id prefer for all my posts to be about what type of car wax should i use or tips on modding the visual appearance of my car,,instead all my posts have been of pure misery...yesterday ,,,my best mate,,,,MR LIMP MODE. decided to show his face 23 times on a 30mile journey,,,,,,,,he was assisted by his side kick,,,MR SPANNER LIGHT,,,, all this after paying vauxhall 700quid to replace my manifold,,, i have cleaned my egr and boost sensor to medically clean levels,,,,i have replaced 4 glow plugs,,,a new battery,,, a full service,,,, and still this car refuses to run right,,,,,, driving home from the girlfriends place this morn,,,,,limp mode another 12 times,,,,,12 flippen times !!!!!!!!,,,, i bought this car as i thought it looked the buisness ,, would be cheap to run,,,sporty yet economical and some what reliable,,,, jesus i was wrong...

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    sorry to hear this... do you know what the dtc's are yet?

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    Sorry to hear about your problems... try and get the fault codes read and post them here...

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    dtc's ???? sorry mate,,what u mean ???
    im sending it back to vaux tomorrow for another diagnostic,,,, so fingers crossed its something very simple like a vac pipe split or something to do with 3rd injector,,,,,,,,the whole excitment outa driving this car is totally gone,,,,,

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    Diagnostic trouble codes matey

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    oh rite,, sorry mate,,im not with it today,,lol.... before i got the manifold done ,,i had a diagnostic done by vaux ad it came back as needin the manifold replaced,,,also needing 2 glow plugs replaced,,,and also that injector 3 had a slight compression leak,,,,, so i went ahead and got the manifold done,,,put 4 new glow plugs in myself,,,and now the car i driving worse than ever,,,,, i just dont know what to think,,,,, ive owned 21 cars in 7 years of driving,,(alot,,i know ) and this one is by FAR the most trouble sum,,,,, but this one is also by FAR , the car i like the most,,,(apart from now)

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