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Mike Kelly, Auto Service Technician
Category: Car
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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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Freelander 02 td4 auto no power at 70mph Just finished replacing

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Freelander 02 td4 auto no power at 70mph
Just finished replacing the glow plugs fitted silicone turbo / intake hoses fitted egr bypass cleaned out oil gunge from intake manifold . When i took it for a spin down the road the turbo wasnt as noticeable as before and i cant hear it. The most noticeable thing is at a steady 70mph if you put your foot down nothing happens just stays the same no kick down just stays at 70mph any ideas
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.

Hello, welcome. My name is Mike, I will do my very best to
assist you with your question.

Are there any type of warning lights coming on?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no warning lights it drives normaly up to 70 then wont accelerate after 70

Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.
From what you are describing this issue sounds like there is a restriction in the exhaust flow and possibly the catalytic converter is restricted.