Limp mode

2008 Vauxhall Vectra Problem
The Problem
Avatar Kenbarra
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Hi I have 2.2 vectra with major problem. Engine light came on and went into limp mode, rac said plug and fuel problem. Have so far had new plugs, new coil pack , new mass air flow sensor, new injector, fuel pump repaired, fuel sensor. All done in a garage 1k later and still not solved. It starts ok but when you rev it goes back into limp mode again. Desperate now any advice would be gratefully received. Thanks in advance


Car Vauxhall Vectra
Variant 2.2 design
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Model Year 2008
Category Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
Recalls Vauxhall Vectra Recalls
Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 12,088 | Profile
Solution
Is it a Vauxhall garage that has fitted all these parts ?
Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 12,088 | Profile
Solution
You really need to get it scanned with this ,
GM MDI Tech 3 Diagnostics Interface Vauxhall/Opel

MDI (Multi Diagnostics Interface) is the genuine Vauxhall / Opel dealer diagnostics interface, which when combined with Global TIS, GDS 2, Tech2Win software, and a new laptop, provides full dealer level diagnostics and programming for all Vauxhall /Opel 16 pin vehicles from 1996 to present day.
MDI is the quick and easy way to keep customers happy and win new business by offering the exact same functions as the main dealers, including;
– Automatic vehicle recognition
– DTC reading and removal
– Complete list of live data streaming for all main ECU’s
– Recordable / playback of live data
– New software flash for existing ECU’s to fix drivability issues
– Programming and installation of new ECU’s (PCM, ABS, Instrument cluster, air bag, fuel pumps etc.)
– Programming new keys
– Setting / removing speed limiters
– J2534 pass thru offering ECU re-flash and diagnostics for other vehicle manufacturers, when subscribed to their specified software
– Any many, many more dealer specific functions

What you could check is for a partially blocked cat or exhaust .
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