1990 Land Rover Freelander 1.8
Engine cuts out when it gets hot

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Wilko7
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Feb 23, 2013 (7 years ago)
AA cannot solve it engine starts when cold but when it gets up to temperture cuts out then starts again off the key straight away runs for a while then cuts out again then starts again any ideas what it can be

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Car: Land Rover Freelander
Variant: 1.8
Model Year: 1990
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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whittingehame
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16,870 points

Feb 23, 2013 (7 years ago)
Could be the idle control valve needing cleaned or replaced .
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bustedknuckles
Legend
2,301 points

Feb 24, 2013 (7 years ago)
MG engine in that car prone for wiring harness issues with numerous recalls would suggest main dealer for diagnostic on tuff book.
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