loss of power in 3rd n 4th

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Real Name: Bryan

Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:20 am

2012 Hilux sr5 diesel just started losing power going up hills in 3rd & 4th gear.
Less than 100K and under 5yrs old - Clutch????
Any ideas ???

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Thu Apr 20, 2017 10:37 am

Do you notice the engine revs increasing when you feel the loss of power i.e. the clutch slipping?

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Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:17 am

Diesel filter? MAF sensor? AFR sensor? :think:
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