How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Kevin Your Own Question
Kevin, UK Car Mechanic
Category: UK Car
Satisfied Customers: 1362
Experience:  Diagnostic technician at vw /audi specialist
Type Your UK Car Question Here...
Kevin is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My 206 sw started misfiring and shaking, it runs ,but sounds

Customer Question

my 206 sw started misfiring and shaking, it runs ,but sounds like misfiring
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it a steady misfire? Or random?
Customer: 45000 miles, the engine runs but it sounds like a steady mis fire ,on idle running it cuts out
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: ive replaced the oil pressure switch,so far, but people are saying a new coil pack and injectors
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: when its ticking over ,you can hear the noise like misfiring
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Kevin replied 3 months ago.

Hi im kevin my recommendation would be to replace the ignition coil as this is the most common failure and the most common cause of missfire on your car