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    hi i have a vectra c 2.2 sri dti whilst driving today after about 77 miles on motorway the spanner through a car sign came up on dash and i couldn,t rev above 1500 revs still drove home another 8 miles at 60 miles an hour got it home wouldn,t rev switched it off went out to it about 30 mins later no spanner on dash revs upto red limit now any ideas what it could be it as only just had a service less than 400 miles since

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    Split boost hoses are a common failure on the DTI's mate.

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    It happened with me while on holiday and it was water in the tank being sucked into fuel filter so i learned not to run tank to low and leaving it in the sun

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    I took my EGR valve off and cleaned up the sensor,,,
    No more spanner light and Better performance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by leeroy View Post
    I took my EGR valve off and cleaned up the sensor,,,
    No more spanner light and Better performance.
    thats one of my next jobs

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    Hi Shazaam
    have codes read i think you may have a 0400 code remove EGR valve clean and refit

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