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Old 05-06-2012, 07:34 AM  
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2.0 petrol engine momentarily cutting out whilst driving

hi folks iam new to the forum
i have a 2000 2.0 ford focus petrol,periodicaly whilst driving the car seems to loose power as if the fuel is not getting through,none of the dials move or no warning lights come on this only lasts for a few seconds then picks up again,i have changed the plugs,air filter and fuel filter but the problem continues,any help would be greatly appreciated.


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Old 05-06-2012, 10:35 AM  
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hi GMunroe 998,
thanks for your help but i have just taken the car for a long run and it seems to have rectified itself,must have been after the fuel filter change.
next problem i have is that i seem to have overtightened the handbrake now and the rear wheels are binding.
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