WHEN ACCELERATING THE ENGINE SEEMS TO BE CUTTING ON PETROL CONSUMPTION, WHAT COULD BE THE PROBLEM?

  • Tiny
  • Phile.thwala@rci.com
  • 2004 RENAULT CLIO
  • 187,000 MILES

When accelerating the car seems to be cutting petrol and it moved very slow when the rave counter is on 50-60.

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Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 AT 7:23 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Fixitmr
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Any warning lights on? Is it stick or automatic?

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Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 AT 7:42 AM
  • Tiny
  • Phile.thwala@rci.com
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Its a manual 5 forward and no warning lights.

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Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 AT 7:57 AM
  • Tiny
  • Fixitmr
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So when you accelerate to 5000/6000 rpm(tachometer) it seems to peak off and slow? That's awful high rpm to be using? Engine is not designed to operate in that range.

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Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 AT 8:06 AM

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