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    Hi all seem to not get a lot of power in second gear, every other gear is fine, don't think the clutch is slipping as i can boot it in 3rd and it boasts away right up to 70, tried testing clutch by driving at 20 mph and then putting it into 5th the car slowly accelerated and doesn't just rev, any ideas what's wrong
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    Not sure about the 1.9 but the 3.0 is limited to the amount of power/torque it can put out in lower gears, this is to protect the gearbox, clutch/flywheel.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nokiaman1978 View Post
    Hi all seem to not get a lot of power in second gear, every other gear is fine, don't think the clutch is slipping as i can boot it in 3rd and it boasts away right up to 70, tried testing clutch by driving at 20 mph and then putting it into 5th the car slowly accelerated and doesn't just rev, any ideas what's wrong
    I've got the 120 cdti and that has a flat spot for a split second when I change from 1st into second - all other gears are fine and it doesn't bother me too much

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    it's not an exhaust issue is it, front flexi blowing?

    might be affecting the boost at lower revs

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    it's not an exhaust issue is it, front flexi blowing?

    might be affecting the boost at lower revs

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    will check out flexi pipe, ta mate, just started happening so not an issue with power being reduced in lower gears, thanks for the info.

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