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Hi, i own a 2007 VW GTI Edition30 and recently i have experienced a strange reduction in the car's performance. If i accelerate hard in 4th or (especially) 5th gears the revs will climb to about 4500rpm and then drop off. Also, when in 6th gear the revs will simply not increase past about 4700rpm and the car stops accelerating at around 130mph. I have had the technicians at VW carry out a full diagnostic check on the car's systems but they could find "nothing" wrong. Do you have any suggestions? Many thanks for any help or advice you may have, Kind regards Steve N.I

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Wow! Driving 130 on the track I hope. All European engines are governed to not exceed 130mph at the factory. Sounds like yours is set correctly.

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