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Matt, I am having problem with my lexus is220d, whenever the

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Hello Matt, I am having problem with my lexus is220d, whenever the engine cools down, I get poor starts and when the engine starts the engine seems to loose power and become's sluggish, forcing me to switch off the car and starting it again. Please advice, what could this be.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.

HI,

I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your question

Fuel pressure needs to be checked for possible high pressure fuel pump being weak, as well as checking for leakdown from either the injectors or the pump. Any of these 3 will cause cold start issues and sluggishness

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Let me Check that and I will get back to you.
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.

HI,

sounds good

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