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The car every now and then will cut out whilst driving. The engine and the ignition both cut out, and i am often able to restart without problem. However, sometimes it does take a moment and other times it will not start for a few hours. The car has recently been serviced and has also been put on a diagnostic computer, with no visable problems.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    Not sure what this diagnostic computer is, but was the engine control tested for trouble codes?

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Sounds like the earth on the fuse box but i could be totally wrong ,if all goes off whilst driving including the dash lights then check earth on fuse box.as the factory immobiliser uses this system too of cutting of the earth for the immobiliser.and i am not allowed to give this information out in case any little thieving boy racers want to go joy riding in someone elses car .take car to dealer and ask for it to be checked out.

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