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Accelarate problems jag 2004 when hot or cold when sometimes you go to accelarate nothing happens for a second then the car starts to speed up

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Hi, you might find that what you need to do is buy a fuel cleaning additive this goes into the fuel tank when you top your tank up this then cleans all the fuel lines and cleans all the injectors out properly doing this should solve your problem.
Once you have put it in your tank it usually takes about 30 miles of drive time to clean the whole system through it might be also worth getting the fuel filter cleaned if this has not been done recently.

Make sure you buy the correct fuel cleaner ie petrol or diesel then follow instructions on the bottle and you should find that over time this will solve your problem. I recommend to all my customers to use this about once every 6 to 8 weeks or so to ensure smooth running and maximum fuel efficiancy try and use a better brande product such as red x these tend to work better than shops own brands.

These can be brought from most petrol stations or car spare shops.

Let me know how you get on or if you need further assistance ok

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