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Old 01-07-2013, 09:15 AM   #46
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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.

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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