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Code P0170 in Zafira 1.8 2002

Hi. Can anybody advise me as to how do I go about fixing this code problem in my Zafira 1.8. It starts OK but at the start hasn't got any power even if you put your foot down on the gas pedal. Once it warms up, you can drive for a bit, then it seems to lose power and does not want to move once you have stopped. I notice the tempeerature gauge drops down. Once the temp. starts rising, I am able to drive away.

Someone mentioned that I should change temp. sensor. Where about is it in Zafira 1.8.

Any help would be highly appreciated.

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