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    Vehicle : Vectra estate

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    Engine : 1.9 cdti 150

    Year : 2008

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    i have a 2004 vectra dti and it will only rev to 3000 revsand ive got the spanner light on permanantly any ideas

    any help appreciated

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    Id get it to Vx mate for a tech 2 diagnosis. Costs about £45 before the tools come out, hope your still within warranty..

    Good luck

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    Sounds like it might be in limp mode. As above, you need to get it to a dealer.

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    thanks for replys will book it in for a scan is it ok to drive still

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    it should be fine !? but you cant overtake etc ! so that maybe a reason not too ! just incase you forget !!

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    Vehicle : Vectra estate

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    spoke to my mate who works for master fit today and he said check turbo which i did and it was siezed solid changed turbo and feed pipes its now as good as new
    im so glad i had a spare though.

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    sounds a very expensive repair.......good job u had a spare..
    grille sent mate......

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    Quote Originally Posted by deano1 View Post
    spoke to my mate who works for master fit today and he said check turbo which i did and it was siezed solid changed turbo and feed pipes its now as good as new
    im so glad i had a spare though.
    You had a spare turbo just lying around?!! Lucky fella!

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    yes i brought a badly damaged vectra c diesel 12 months ago and broke it down for spares but kept turbo alternator starter and various other bits as spares for my road car

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    Very useful!

    Wouldn't your car still be under warranty though being a 2004? Saved you using up your bits?

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