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It sounds like the throttle body and associated air passages are plugged with gunk and need a cleaning. Could also be a plugged airfilter. Low battery voltage. Engine ignition timimg set wrong.

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Q: Why does a Volkswagen Golf cut out when you take your foot off the accelerator?
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