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    Bought another Vectra last week.

    It's a 1.9 CDTi 150 Life auto

    It's got a big lack of power and performance unless i really floor it and i've been told the EGR valve is 'sticking'

    It's getting replaced on Tuesday but i'm wondering if this is the cause of the poor performance, jerky gear changes and oddly a smell which a couple of people have said smells like roast chicken crisps wheni really floor it

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    check for empty crisp packets tam

    when you going to put some pics up

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    Quote Originally Posted by neverlandandy View Post
    check for empty crisp packets tam

    when you going to put some pics up
    lol it only happens when i really boot it so i can't see it being and empty crisp packet.......

    i'll get some pics up when i've had it fixed and buffed

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    Good to see you back in a Vec mate, lets hope you have better luck than the last one.

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    back T4M,wondered where you'd gone,any pic's of this new motor.......

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    awrite tam...hope you get it sorted...

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    Welcome back Tam.
    Hope the new EGR valve sorts the problem out.

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