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I have a fault on my galaxy 1.6 diesel 2011 you put your foot down it starts to judder and engine malfunction comes up on dash
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My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.My info is somewhat limited on your model here but I had seen no one else has responded and would like to see if I can help here.If at any time you feel that I cannot help with this please let me know.

This issue here can be due to a lack of fuel to the engine.I have seen restricted fuel filter cause this here as well as a weak fuel pump.I would have the fuel system tested to see if any of the fuel components are found to be at fault here needing replaced or repaired.This is a common fault.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service.You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.Keep in mind in some cases it can be difficult to fully diagnose or help repair your vehicle without seeing it and I work on delivering the best possible answer from what I see to work with.

Thanks Pete

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