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    Default Limp mode!!!

    Just got in and my Veccie went into limp mode with the big spanner light illuminated

    No boost on the turbo. It's a 2.2 DTi 2003.

    Got home and at the top of the road I switched off and restarted and no light

    Normal power etc. Should I be worried or wait and see if it happens again.

    Jon

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    Not really, just check the usual suspects, boost hoses, intercooler hoses and clean the boost sensor.

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    i had this on my siggy but had boost sensor and egr valve cleaned and all was well

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    I will do a search to see where these are located.

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    I had this and it turned out to be the turbo hose's

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    Same problem on mine, was the throttle body.

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    It has been affecting me for some time this "limp mode",I do not think it is the drink though .

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    I had this exact same problem yesterday, plugged it in and it came up with the Air Mass Meter. cleared the fault, it drove fine.

    Untill last night when it blew a turbo hose off. Now its been put back on and all tightened up, faults cleared. fingers crossed.

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