Wolves fielded the same side for a record ninth straight Premier League game but were undone by two superb goals in the space of 58 seconds midway through the first half from Etienne Capoue and Roberto Pereyra.
From that point, the game was over as a contest, although the City fans still had more reasons to celebrate, firstly when a fit-again Kevin de Bruyne appeared off the bench for his first appearance since the opening weekend of the season.
Goals from Bernardo Silva and Fernandinho early in the second half guaranteed City returned to winning ways after a draw at Liverpool before the global break, with Riyad Mahrez and Leroy Sane adding late gloss to the scoreline.
The Egypt global came into Saturday's match against Huddersfield with just one goal for Liverpool in his past eight matches but a trademark clinical finish gave him his fourth Premier League goal of the season.
"The relationship we had, in that short time, he was always professional", Guardiola said. "We are averaging 21 shots per game - we're the best side in Europe in shots".
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"In the first half it was just 1-0 and we created enough chances to score more goals". With the best view we can get of it, the ball was out of play.
Liverpool, gunning for a first top-flight title since 1990, are level with City on 23 points but trail their rivals on goal difference.
Burnley FC meanwhile have returned to form after a hard start to the season.
Mourinho took exception to the celebrations of one of Chelsea's backroom staff, Marco Ianni, who ran in front of the Portuguese on the touchline, as United were deprived of a desperately needed win.
"(It was) not celebrations, but bad education. That's why it was not easy for me to take a decision.
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It was 3-0 moments later as a failed Burnley clearance landed at the feet of Fernandinho, who superbly placed the ball into the top corner from 20-yards out.
Elsewhere, Everton continued to climb up the table with a 2-0 victory at home to Crystal Palace - their third straight league win.
Brighton striker Glenn Murray was discharged from hospital after being knocked unconscious during the match at Newcastle.
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L'Argentin avait quitté le Camp Nou rapidement par la suite pour passer des examens complémentaires. C'est un énorme coup dur pour le Barça.