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Intermittent power

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Adam_plxnt
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Intermittent power

Post by Adam_plxnt » Wed Oct 11, 2017 4:08 pm

Hi there im new to the forum and my gti feels almost like it has clutch slip but im sure its not as it has a heap of power then hardly any then another leap of power?

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Re: Intermittent power

Post by alexperkins » Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:49 pm

With clutch slip the RPM increases but the speed doesn’t

Has it got an up to date service history including the fuel filter?

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Re: Intermittent power

Post by Adam_plxnt » Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:29 pm

Thanks for the reply and i dont think so as i have just bought the car, i am planning on changing the filters this weekend do you think this will help?

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Re: Intermittent power

Post by alexperkins » Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:05 pm

Id do a full service - oil & filter, air filter, sparks, fuel filter, clean the throttle body out and see what happens then.

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Re: Intermittent power

Post by Adam_plxnt » Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:45 pm

Thanks alot i will do

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