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Enes, Volvo Master Technician
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car starts ok but when i accselerates it tends to die drop

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car starts ok but when i accselerates it tends to die drop down a gear the it picks up but will die as i travel
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Enes replied 3 years ago.
Enes : and welcome to our web page here my name is***** a Certified Volvo Car Expert Mechanic.I'm going to try today to answer your question.
Enes : I would hook up scsnner make sure no error codes are stored
Enes : than next step I would look at throttle temove and clean it
Enes : also if you car had some v40 had it not all idle air control valve next to throttle housing clean thag or replace it they go bad if you have it was like optional on some v40