Looking for an answer into the issue i have with my IS220D.
it is an manual 2006 IS220D with 140,000 on the clock.
I bought the vehicle in June, knowing of this issue, but hoping it’s a cheap easy fix to which I have only attempted terraclean as of yet.
The issue I have, is that the car feels well underpowered before the turbo kicks in, foot could be flat to the floor and it feels like it is holding back. Asoon as the turbo kicks in it’s flying.
Has anyone got the solution?
Thanks in advance.
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