you may find its the torque converter their like a clutch and slip to buildrms777 said:Any suggestion for my girlfriend, when at traffic lights, her car is slow at take off, take a while bring up speed. Car is been regular serviced, air filters replaced etc. Any suggestion, this is a automatic 1.6 petrol.
let me just say you may very well be right has we cant see the motor butPureJoe said:If she's checked the level in the autobox and she's not getting any problems with it, the problem is probably with the engine and a lack of power.
You don't say how long she's had it or if the power has suddenly disappeared or just gone down over time. The 1.6 Auto isn't particularly a whippet at the lights: http://www.parkers.co.uk/cars/specs/summary.aspx?model=669