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Limp Mode - Reduced Power
Daughter was driving car and said engine light.
2007 CHEVROLET IMPALA
Daughter was driving car and said engine light came on then the message said "engine power reduced". Then she said it was like she could barely go 60 mph.
have the same problem?
Monday, March 11th, 2013 AT 1:38 PM
Have the computer scanned to identify where the problem came from. Ask if the engine was overheating or anything, other than the reduced power, occurred.
Monday, March 11th, 2013 AT 1:48 PM
That is going to be a problem with the "drive by wire" electronic throttle system. The first step will be to read codes but you will need some expensive equipment to get a final diagnosis.
Monday, March 11th, 2013 AT 2:02 PM
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