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On the dash poor engine management appears then car goes into limp mode after several 2-3 mins it forgets it has a problem and takes off like a rocket
can anybody help my car has been like it for twelve months and nobody can sort the problem

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This is telling you the engine management module is at fault and could be just a loose plug on the module or a poor earth also the battery may be just a bit down on voltage this can cause all sorts of problems . eg leave car for a week open car with remote door locks cycle open close open close all down to the battery but it still starts the car ok.try the cheep options first. good luck.

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