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I have a 300 tdi discovery 1996 with automatic gearbox. As I drive on the flat the car runs fine. when i try to go up any hill or really put my foot down the engine seems to choke itself up and warning light comes on. The engine runs fine when reved in neutral. but same reves on the move cause the problems. when the problems starts the revs do drop off and then pick up when the pedal is released. please help as i dont wont to spend a lot of money and the problem not be solved. thanks adam

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Check your motor mounts, do this by opening the hood and pushing the car back and letting it rock, if the motor moves more than an inch either way, your motor mounts are bad.

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