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Nathan B, Nvq3 motor mechanic
Category: Vauxhall
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Experience:  Over 20 years experience including running my own garage working on a wide range of vehicles.
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My car loses power some time and smokes on the odd occasion

Customer Question

Hi my car loses power some time and smokes on the odd occasion
Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?
Customer: For a few seconds
Assistant: What is the model/year of your Vauxhall?
Customer: 1.6 club 2007
Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Astra
Assistant: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: just looking to purchase a few bits
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Vauxhall
Expert:  CarDoc replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for using JA. I'm Baz, one of the automotive experts, I try to be available in the afternoon on weekdays and in the evenings on the weekend. I apologise if I do not respond to your question promptly, I can assure you that I will respond as soon as I can. Thank you

Expert:  CarDoc replied 1 year ago.

What colour is the smoke from the exhaust?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where is my Map sensor
Expert:  CarDoc replied 1 year ago.

The MAP (Manifold Absolute Pressure) sensor is on the inlet manifold.