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Old 04-06-2003, 14:33   #1 (permalink)
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Engine problem in XR6

Here's the deal: When I accelerate hard, ie: foot to the floor, in first gear from a standing start the car will take off and will reach a certain rpm perhaps 4500rpm and then it will just slow down gradually revving, the auto doesn't even try to shift. To make it shift I need to release the pedal a bit. Is this normal? it never happened in the ED GLi I had driven.
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Old 04-06-2003, 14:41   #2 (permalink)
Two SC 61's = trouble
 
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Sounds like maybe a fuel problem as in bloked filter or pump not up to scratch..

I hope its not a head gasget ...
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