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[Engine] Engine Hesitates.
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Hi Everyone. I am not mechanically minded and need some guidance please. I have a new Belingo Multispace Diesel that hesitates on an irregular basis when at junctions, roundabouts or pulling away from traffic lights. This week it hesitated whilst overtaking, not a pleasant experience I can assure you.
When pulling away from lights/junction the engine slowly builds to its maximum revs in first gear and holds it for about three seconds before changing gear. On other occasions nothing happens then all of a sudden it surges and races away.
When overtaking it increased speed slightly then would not go any higher for at least five seconds.

No faults are recorded. I would like to be prepared when I take it into the Citroen dealers for the possible excuses they through at one.
Many thanks.
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#2
Could be a problem with the turbo but that's just a guess.


You need to be plugged into lexia then get it taken for a drive that should tell you what the problem is
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#3
Supermarket diesel caused me lots of running problems .I would take it back to the dealer .
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#4
Put in better quality of Diesel, and every couple tankfuls put in SuperDiesel

If it's eHdi it could need ecu update also.
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Taxi.That's good advice.I mostly fill with Shell Or branded alternative. Never had a problem with fuel system.I also put in some millars or forte on long runs.:thumbsup:
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Had big problem with my eHdi in cold weather using supermarket stuff
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I lose about 70 miles a tank if I use supermarket fuel.

Its shell or esso for me , although the shell garage near me is terrible , it only seems to hire people for who English is not their first language and can barely speak a word of it and at least once a week it runs out of regular diesel.
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