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Flat spot at low revs

HampshireRhys Jul 5, 2012

  1. HampshireRhys

    HampshireRhys New Member

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    Hoping the collective knowledge here can help...

    We've recently bought a 2003 (53) TT 1.8T with 58000miles on the clock. It's got a full legit service history but the previous lady owner hardly ever drove it.

    We've noticed that at low revs (especially when the engine is cold) there are flat spots where the car feels almost jerky, like coming off the accelerator but worse.

    Once opened up to higher revs it's absolutely fine and it never happens at higher speeds.

    Any ideas? Dirt in the fuel lines? Coked up? Or something worse?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. TTcam

    TTcam New Member

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    Sounds like maf sensor try driving it with the maf unplugged see if its any better if so get a new maf sensor.
     
  3. gen.heinz guderian

    gen.heinz guderian Well-Known Member

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    Get it scanned with vcds
     
  4. boost-addict

    boost-addict Well-Known Member

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    engine wont run with maf disconneted
     

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