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    Default Car is in lip mode HELP!!!

    My Vectra turbo i quite low, drove over a high road bump and all of a sudden the engine management light came on and the car WILL not go over 2.5 rpm!!

    Saw a wire hanging from the exhaust could it be that????

    Need your help guys!!

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    where abouts on the exhaust was it hanging bud... could be lamba sensor...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lizard View Post
    where abouts on the exhaust was it hanging bud... could be lamba sensor...


    Centre pipe! just after the cat

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    does sound like lamba sensor matey to me, would explain limp mode and EM light...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lizard View Post
    does sound like lamba sensor matey to me, would explain limp mode and EM light...

    if i get that replaced would that sort the problem you reckon bud?

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    should do matey, may have to reset the ECU though...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lizard View Post
    should do matey, may have to reset the ECU though...

    Cool thanks mate, give it try first think tomorrow, all the lambda sensors the same or is the clip different from other vectras do you know?
    Last edited by J's Turbo; 1st October 2011 at 21:39. Reason: woops

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    Quote Originally Posted by J's Turbo View Post
    Cool thanks mate, give it try first think tomorrow, all the lambda sensors the same or is the clip different from other vectras do you know?
    couldnt answer that one, have a look on eurocarparts.com, should be able to see from part numbers on there...

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    Goodluck boss

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    Goodluck boss

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