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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 12:29 am 
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well, i was driving my xf tonight, and i was taking a corner and the car died.. just f**k dead and the steering locked up and everything was f**k, and theres a creek that follows the corner around.. retty freaky, then id start the car it would run, and stop, it stalled 3 times within 30 seconds.. i need help :(

what the f**k could be doign this? the car isnt going outt il its fixed i could be a*** up in a f**k creek right now :(
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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:06 am 
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is it carby or efi ? if carby it might be the idle solanord on the carby it is a long thing on the top part of the carby
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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:08 am 
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check battery terminals too.
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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 9:33 am 
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its an EFI, ive checked the terminals and theyre clean..

i havent had a chance to go over it properly, but ill check the inlet manifold bolts, last time its stalled the a***hole only did em up finger tight and she was suckign air.. cheers guys
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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 10:28 am 
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check the brake booster and hoses as if you lose pressure there the motor stalls and you lose all brakes except hand brake (i know from experience)

 

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Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 1:05 pm 
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Go over it for vacuum and crankcase air leaks. These things are very temperamental to vacuum leaks, particularly a loose fitting dipstick or oil cap!

 

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