Engine Performance problem
2001 SEAT Alhambra 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 61000 miles
I have a 2001 seat Alhambra which when you change gear the revs jump, most noticeable around 3000 revs they will then jump to 3500-4000. If you change gear very slowly it's ok but if your trying to pull out from a junction etc it's terrible. A few other things I've noted are there seems to be a clicking noise like an actuator which will carry on after the engine has been switched off, also it only does about 11mpg and lastly there seems to be a vacuum leak on the brake as every now and then there is a hissing by the pedal. I've taken it to several garages but the diagnostic machines will not connect for some reason, but there is no light on either.
Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010 AT 9:31 AM