2003 Vauxhall Zafira 2ltr diesal Lack of power

Vauxhall Zafira Problem
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big gord

Lack of power
Nov 27, 2013 (6 years ago)
hi all i left my lights on so bumped started the symble car with spanner came on reves up ok it seems that turbo is not kicking in noticed the symble went out but when come to halt back on any help thank in advance ps the car was runing fine before that

Car: Vauxhall Zafira
Variant: 2ltr diesal
Year: 2003
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
Recalls: Vauxhall Zafira Recalls
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Nov 27, 2013 (6 years ago)
First thing I would do is fully charge battery rather than relying on alternator to replenish charge .
Fixes: 16
Oct 12, 2014 (5 years ago)
possibly an EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) valve issue. could possibly need a good clean or replacing. may be a vacuum hose split on the EGR or the vacuum control valve which is also a common failure.
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