Mechanics

MY CAR KEEPS CUTTING OUT AND OVER REVING.

2000 Peugeot 206 • 120,000 miles

I have an X reg Peugeot GTi. It recently had the head gasket patched up around 2 months ago, but since then it has developed more problems. It over revs whilst stationery and cuts out everytime I come to a halt as though it has stalled. Just today, I have noticed very small plumes of white smoke emitting from the exhaust. I have recently spent around £1100 on it. Any ideas of the cause of problem or potential solutions and possible costs would be greatly appreciated.
Many thanks
Nick
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Maisies Dad
September 19, 2012.



Patched up? I hope you mean it was replaced.

White is an indication of burning coolant. Have the leak down test performed to verify the head gasket is still good.

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Sep 19, 2012.