Limp mode when engine warm

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Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
Year: 2005 (55)
Engine Size: 1.4 (16v)
Fuel Type: Diesel
Mileage: 220000
Trim Level: Other
Gearbox: Manual 5 speed
DPF: Yes
Engine name: DV4 diesel (70 PS)
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Hi, my 2005 1.4 hdi c3 sx has now clocked 239K miles. It runs perfectly normally with excellent full power and acceleration until the engine reaches temp (3 bars on temp gauge) after which it goes into limp mode. Any ideas and suggestions would be most appreciated. Thanks.
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