2005 Vauxhall Combo 13cdti Revving high

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Johnae

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Problem added: Mar 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
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

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Car: Vauxhall Combo
Variant: 13cdti
Model Year: 2005
Category: Engine & Drivetrain

Recalls: Vauxhall Combo Recalls
More: Vauxhall Combo Problems
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Derbyshire
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Mar 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
Hi it might be the throttle position sensor. Also try cleaning the wire connection on the throttle pedal.
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Derbyshire
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Mar 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
Also is the engine management light on? If so best getting it scanned.
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whittingehame
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Mar 14, 2016 (4 years ago)
Common fault is damaged ECU due to water ingress .
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