2005 Vauxhall Combo - Revving high

Combo 13cdti Problem
The Problem
Johnae
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Start the van and the revs just rise slowly to 4000rpm put the van in gear dip the clutch and the revs do drop ,a slight press on and off the accelerator again it rises back to around 4000rpm took it out of a drive it happens when coming to a stop again slight tap on accelerator the revs will sometimes drop , putting it in gear slowing the engine down that way goes back to tick over also with this happening it's just lost power


Car Vauxhall Combo
Variant 13cdti
Year 2005
  All Vauxhall Combo Problems
Category Engine & Drivetrain
Recalls Vauxhall Combo Recalls
Derbyshire
Joined: 4 years ago | Fixes: 223 | Profile
Hi it might be the throttle position sensor. Also try cleaning the wire connection on the throttle pedal.
Derbyshire
Joined: 4 years ago | Fixes: 223 | Profile
Also is the engine management light on? If so best getting it scanned.
whittingehame
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 12,137 | Profile
Common fault is damaged ECU due to water ingress .
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