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Rivieing very hight when i take my foot off the brake the van goes up to 80km whitout me pressing the gas

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You have a vacuum leak, most likely the hose that goes to the PCV valve. One end of it has a 90 degree bent rubber fitting that always rots out. Check this first, it's a very common problem

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

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    Dave C Jan 31, 2010

    I forg.ot to mention, if you open the hood with the engine running, you should be able to hear the leak hissing loudly.



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