Question about 1997 Jaguar XK8
My '96 XK8 has developed a 'lumpy' idle. Sitting at the lights in D, you can feel it juddering slightly. I can't decide whether it is the engine running slightly rough at idle speed or the torque converter/gearbox 'sticking' slightly (or indeed something else...). Either way, it isn't quite right, but as soon as you push the throttle you're away as smooth as anything. Any thoughts?
SOURCE: my 2005 audi a4 is running lumpy
Don't laugh,have you try the Champion #344 copper plug
I'm assuming you has a 1.8 liter Turbo A4
Back in my racing day,I use high energy Jacobs Electronic to boost the spark. They call for copper plugs!!!
Go to a good auto part store and look up a set of Champion plug for your engine.
Posted on Jul 15, 2009
SOURCE: renault espace 2.0 8v s reg
my espace runs rich and i loose power goin up a hill. its really slugish as well change all the parts that were diognoised but still have problems with it
Posted on Aug 02, 2009
SOURCE: Runs lumpy when idling
just brought a megane 165 2.0 turbo,nice car,just been serviced from a renault dealer 29000 on the clock,HOWEVER,the toxic fume light flickas on and off at slow speed,it goes off at normal travelling speed,the car is not misfiring,it all seems ok,ive rang the dealer i bought it from and hes saying because the car stands often a week between being used its getting some condenstation in or around the cataltic converter,like i said the car is running fine,DO YOU THINK THE GUY IS FOBBING ME OFF,in the manual it says it should be checked over,any thoughts?
Posted on Sep 15, 2009
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