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My chrysler grand voyager 2.8 diesel cuts out on hard

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Hi, my chrysler grand voyager...
Hi, my chrysler grand voyager 2.8 diesel cuts out on hard acceleration but is fine when i accelerate gently,any ideas please?
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UK Auto Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago
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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer! I apologize for the extended wait time you experienced, I've only just come online now and would like to assist you with your question.

You could have several different things going on and it will require some testing to determine exactly what is wrong. You may be experiencing the engine going into limp in due to a sensor issue, it could be an injector problem, it may be turbo related or a boost leak, you may have a fuel delivery problem.

The first step in diagnosing the problem is to use a scan tool or code reader to see if any fault codes have set. Have you checked for codes?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I haven't tried anything as yet.
UK Auto Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago
The first thing that should be done is check for fault codes.
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Hi sorry to take so long to reply. I had my car put on a diagnostic computer today and there were no codes coming up at all. Any ideas please?
UK Auto Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago
How old is the fuel filter?
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I have had the car just over a year and I have not changed it. Shall I try that?
UK Auto Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago

If there is no abnormal smoke from the exhaust, no codes and it doesn't sound as if there is a boost leak then I would definitely recommend starting with a fuel filter.

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