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by Coakers
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Thankyou very much ginger magic, I bunged up the pipe as described and it feels pretty much like a different car, no longer hesitant when accelerating. The erratic idle has almost gone completely and power delivery is just generally smoother. I'll still add the blanking plate when I've got some time...
by Coakers
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Got another video of how unhappy this thing is when its cold and idling. https://youtu.be/VKN42cmlyDA Thanks for interest and the advice guys, really does help. I wish I had seen this before I started looking for split pipes today I had some (not a lot) of time today so I just started seeing how dif...
by Coakers
Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Thanks for the interest guys and I've read up on hdi tuning i was going to go for one of them maps for my berlingo. Its true they are getting thin on the ground. I see one or two on my travels but there arent many cars with 'proper' regs on the road any more. Alls not well though. I've got a suspect...
by Coakers
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

First hiccup tonight. Was happily driving along when my foot went practically to the floor with no throttle pedal resistance at all! I probably got 2000 rpm with my foot to the floor. A little look under the bonnet https://image.ibb.co/kgLoR9/20181013-182702.jpg Can you spot it?? https://image.ibb.c...
by Coakers
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Ha found a picture of the old 406 that we had in my teens. 2002 - 2006 ish. A 1.8 petrol rapier, Also a Y reg. Which almost unbelievably has been on the road as recently as this year. MOT expired Sept 2018.

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by Coakers
Tue Oct 09, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Thanks mate this is sound advice, I'll pick up a pollen filter later on this week. I'm sure there are plenty of guides out there on changing it. Cheers
by Coakers
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: 406 LX 2.0 HDI

Day 2 of 406 ownership. Oil, filter and air filter change. https://preview.ibb.co/gBkFw9/20181008_172758.jpg https://preview.ibb.co/iKmoG9/20181008_172806.jpg https://preview.ibb.co/dhtqUU/20181008_172814.jpg A few randomly placed mists of oil dotted around rhe engine bay. It is an 18 year old car m...
by Coakers
Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Pug pictures
Topic: 406 LX 2.0 HDI
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

406 LX 2.0 HDI

Bought this gem today for the bargain amount of £380 to replace my Berlingo (dont judge me). Its a 3 owner car, garaged most its life. Mot july 2019. 123,000 miles ish. I start a new job tomorrow so I needed something pronto. We had a 406 in the family 10-15 years ago so i spent most of my late teen...