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  1. Engine Bogging at low speed

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    Hi All, I own a 2009 Smart Fortwo Passion. Since, yesterday I've been having some strange problem with my engine. At very low speed and/or at idle, the engine bogs terrible. It feels like the engine is going to stall. Once the vehicle speed crosses 35-40 mph, the engine starts running...
  2. 2008 Smart Passion Engine Blown from Coolant Leak HELP!

    smart Operation and Maintenance
    I have a 2008 Passion with 28k miles. Driving on the highway for 70 miles, the car stalled out with no warning lights whatsoever. Wouldn't re-start. Had it towed and am now being told by the dealer that it overheated to the point that it literally melted the engine. How could this happen...
  3. Expert Witness / Technical Expertise

    smart General Discussion
    I may have to sue a body shop who did not repair my Smart Car up to standards causing the engine to seize. Body shop claims their repair did not cause engine to seize. Smart Car won't cover the $13,000 engine because the repaired hose caused the coolant to leak. I would like to know if...
  4. Pura Vida in Costa Rica but........

    New Members Area
    when you have problems with your Smart in Costa Rica it's not so Beachy at all................ANYONE could tell me where I can get a rebuilt turbo for my 99 Pulse Smart? Im having a real problem with my engine and I will probably need other parts as well. Im new to site and would love some...
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