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sparky2076

sluggish passat tdi auto

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my '97 passat 1.9 tdi auto seems under powered .its fine most of the time and runs sweet on motorway but if it comes to a gradient wouldnt pull u out of bed seems to be around 3000 revs.had a look for any hoses etc to turbo nothing obvious.any suggestions?

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Possible/probable air mass meter. Easy DIY replacement in 10 mins if it is. Cost exchange is approx £80. Get another opinion before you buy.

Change your air filter at the same time and clean out the air filter housing as well. They can hold an amazing amount of dead flies, leaves, grass and dust!

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