2008 Ford Focus 18tdi
Lost all acceleration

1 points

Problem added: May 1, 2020 (6 months ago)
Ford focus titanium just serviced today and asked to run it along the bypass at 3,000 Reeves which I done when I came off the bypass Iost acceleration I managed to drive home now the car does not start can you help thank's.

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Car: Ford Focus
Variant: 18tdi
Model Year: 2008
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15,873 points

May 1, 2020 (6 months ago)
Take it back to whoever " serviced " it . As for " asked to run it along the bypass at 3,000 Reeves " , can only guess this was an attempt to cause DPF regeneration . Maybe your best bet would be to find another garage ( if it was a garage that serviced it )
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