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It depends whether you like understeering or oversteering. I think understeering is more preferable over the other due to thing needs to be done to gain the steering control is simpler; slow down. Correcting/recovering the oversteer with over 1000 degree turn steering wheels nearly impossible. You need to be quick as a snake :) to introduce correcting ...
It has to get HOT. As you seem to know and elude to by asking if sitting and idling at a higher RPM could resolve the issue. If the car is fit can you just drive it in a lower gear at a higher RPM? Not savagly high like a teenager but reasonably high. If you would be in 5th on the freeway can you drive it in 4th? Some DPF's can get seriously clogged up ...
Omg..a friend thought my car not starting sounded like a security issue with my key fob and recommended that I google my problem. I have a 2006 Volvo S40 and I found others had this same exact problem. I gave the screwdriver method a try and it worked! Crazy but so glad I found this exchange, thank you!
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