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Kevin, UK Car Mechanic
Category: UK Car
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Experience:  Diagnostic technician at vw /audi specialist
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My 206 sw started misfiring and shaking, it runs ,but sounds

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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: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year 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