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Old 01-07-2013, 10:15 AM   #46
PoundSand
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Originally Posted by chazbird View Post
Recently noticed a perhaps scary/ominous event with the DSG. (31k on it). Sometimes, not by any means always, leaving a stop, forward, or reverse, there's a huge flat spot from about 2-3 mph, like whatever power has been applied has been reduced by about 80%; adding accelerator doesn't seem to do anything and it won't accelerate with the power already fed in. This is only for 2 or so seconds. But if it gets worse I could see it being a now out of warranty astro-dollar repair.
not normal, not safe. bring it in.

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Originally Posted by RedRocker View Post
I've had that happen, pushed the pedal and nothing happen, even when it works normally there is a lag when taking off from a stop. That bugs the crap out of me...
um, it's not normal for there to be a lag when taking off from a stop. take it in.
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