My 2008 308sw automatic running roughly when you first starts up and on idie but over 1500 rev's the car runs great the car's a petrol and I only ues E5 can anyone help with advice.?

2008 Peugeot 308 Sw automatic 120
Problem added: Oct 25, 2023 (1 month ago)
Car: Peugeot 308
Year: 2008
Variant: Sw automatic 120
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Engine & Drivetrain
When I turn the car on it runs roughly and when idies but when the car goes over 1500 rev's the car drives fine ? The car has also cut out a couple of times any advice would be great kind regards


Check plugs , check engine coolant temp sensor , check / clean idle air control valve , likewise the MAF sensor
Answered Oct 25, 2023 (1 month ago)

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