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I HAVE AN OLD FORD TRANSIT, KEEPS CUTTING OUT CAN YOU HEL

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I HAVE AN OLD FORD TRANSIT, KEEPS CUTTING OUT
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Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.
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worth considering fitting a new fuel filter as if only slightly blocked this can lower fuel supply pressure and choke the main pump, the pump will be more sensitive to this when its cold as diesel thickens considerably with low temperatures.


also check the connections to the EGR valve, if either the vacuum pipe of electrical connection are damaged / corroded then the EGR can be on all time which certainly will hurt performance. Its also possible that its a fault with the EGR valve so its worth removing the valve and cleaning it out with brake cleaner, if it looks particularly clogged then replace it.

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