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Re: Clio DCi rough start from cold *FIXED*

Originally Posted by pocketslint13 View Post
I just got hold of a 2002 Dci and it is running a bit 'lumpy'. The mechanic was reversing it out of the garage today when it stalled. He said that there is an electronic gas pedal on these and when he took out the switch or whatever the engine ran as smooth as a nut for a few minutes and he was wondering if this could be an issue with the lumpy running. Any thoughts? Thanks in advance, WW.
Yes it could or so a member found out last week on his traffic.
EGR is the usual suspect for lumpy idle low revs
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