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Mini one auto 2002 revs won't go above 4000 rpm

Actually a 2002 model: the vehicle had been unused for about 6 weeks and battery was flat. Having started it the engine will not rev above 4000 rpm. Would any of you mini experts kindly advise me? Thanks! GA

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    I had the same problem last night although mine is a vauxhalle vecta auto estate. This morning swtiching it on it will not rise above 2000? I feel (and fear) this may be a serious problem!

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Hi    try this  switch on ignition without starting depress gas pedal fully and hold down for a second or    two then start the car and lift up your foot slowly when it fires. sometimes this will reset ECU    let me know if this works

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