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    Please Help Just Got In The Car After Work And When I Turned The Ignition On A Car With The Spanner Light Came On And When I Tried To Start It It Wouldnt Start. It Started On The 2nd Attempt And The Spanner Light Didnt Come On However It Has Lost Loads Of Power And When I Put My Foot Down It Takes Ages Through The Revs And Wont Go Above 4000 Rpm Its A 1.8 Z18xe Sxi 41000 On The Clock Also Have Emission Light On Aswell

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    sounds something it quite wrong with the emissions side of things need to get to a garage asap

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    It sounds like your car has gone into limp home mode which is usually started by the ECU due to a fault with the emission side of things. It needs to be put on the laptop.

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    cheers guys took it too the dealers and booked it for friday this is the 4th time now so i said i want a tech test free as they keep telling me all is ok. today it has been sweet as a nut still quite slugish but im putting it down to as im used to it i also put my sports panel filter back on and took the piper cross cone filter off drive better ive noticed

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