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Author Topic: engine cuts out  (Read 2033 times)

Offline phillo

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engine cuts out
« on: March 23, 2015, 01:24:06 PM »
Engine cuts out when starting doesn't do it all the time dont know whether it could be idle control valve mk1 2ltr or something else

Offline insanitybeard

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Re: engine cuts out
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2015, 10:13:57 PM »
Is it starting and just cutting out straightaway or is it just refusing to start in the first place? As yours is a petrol it sounds like it could be a relay 30 (or fuel pump relay) issue (though the info in the link applies to a Mk2 Galaxy, the Mk1 suffered with similar issues).
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