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2001 Volvo S60 Question: What is wrong with my engine? Its acting like it is struggling to idle.



, 2.4L 5 Cylinder Turbo, Lansing, MI, July 29, 2011, 14:19

I was driving down the road and i punched it to go by a guy and right after i went by him my check engine light started to blink so when i slowed down to turn around the engine began to struggle to idle (almost like it was going to stall). This is the first problem i have ever had with the engine.

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    August 03, 2011, 17:57

    These types of problems require connecting a scan tool to the vehicle and reading out the diagnostic information, then performing the appropriate diagnosis. This is best left to a professional with the appropriate tools and training.
    However, if you can pull the diagnostic codes we can help by providing some information.

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    , August 03, 2011, 18:04

    thank you, i dropped it off at a transmission specialist and he did tests on it. The problem was the ignition coil now its running great

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