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Vauxhall Vectra missfiring with intermittent knocking from engine

2000 Vauxhall Vectra Problem

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Hi everyone hope someone can help me with my car problem ???
I was driving today for about 10 miles average speed lol and the car started to missfire and lose power then a rumble started from the engine and it felt as though the car would stall, ive had the cambelt checked and its not loose the oil is not frothy or creamy i have had antifreeze over the cold period. the knocking is not continuous and seems to idle ok for a while then suddenly a knocking from the engine and a missfire starts.....any ideas?

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the coilpack could be causing the misfire,you really need to get a diagnostic done to find any faults,is knocking noise coming from top or bottom end

Posted on Tuesday 28th of December 2010

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