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by maglite1
Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: my car now on ebay
Replies: 11
Views: 761

Re: my car now on ebay

car sold on monday privatly for £500 . ive now got a v reg fiesta 1.3 mint .
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 10:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BIO DIESEL LINKS - guaranteed best from horse's mouth
Replies: 26
Views: 467

BIO DIESEL LINKS - guaranteed best from horse's mouth

to anyone who read my other post and was talking about bio diesel and sh*t stuff having water in , my mate " chug " has just passed these links over , he has been making bio diesel since 2004 , and says these are 2 best sites on the net , ps the wiki answers one is chugs ;-) . http://www.vegetableoi...
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: my car now on ebay
Replies: 11
Views: 761

Re: my car now on ebay

ive got a m8 who runs classes on making bio diesel , i went to a gathering at his place in buckinghamshire last summer and never payed attention to what was being discussed , i know he has a web site with instructions ect , anyone want to talk to him go on tpuc.org and search for " chug " ill send h...
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 7:27 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: my car now on ebay
Replies: 11
Views: 761

Re: my car now on ebay

whatever comes along first diesel wise i have a m8 who does the bio diesel and i have a 20 gallon a week supply so cheap insurance and next to nothing fuel cost , ps thanks .
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: my car now on ebay
Replies: 11
Views: 761

Re: my car now on ebay

5 more photos added ( needs a scrub i know but i live in countryside will wash it before it sells. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll? ... 0621226776
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 5:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: D8 No Locky
Replies: 12
Views: 228

Re: D8 No Locky

does anyone remember charl off here ? did anyone buy the locks and gubbins off him ? , i can ring him tomorrow and find out , i know i striped all the locks and the 2 ecu's from behind glove box there was 3 keys with it to , might be worth searching for charl and send him a message as i know he stil...
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 4:53 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Tester - Breaking My 2.1TD
Replies: 35
Views: 1072

Re: Tester - Breaking My 2.1TD

if you decide your not going to fix it how much do you want for it as it is ? and would you have any way of transporting it .

i wouldnt mind having a go at re building the engine if the price is right .
by maglite1
Fri Feb 04, 2011 4:46 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Few items for sale on eBay
Replies: 29
Views: 706

Re: Few items for sale on eBay

whatever they are the item numbers you have listed are saying the item has been removed or is no longer available , tried all of them
by maglite1
Thu Feb 03, 2011 9:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: 406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting

there are 2 sizes im aware of , the one thats on my car ( bottom hose ) , and i got a rad off charl's think it was 2.0 exec it had a bit of the hose with the fitting on still and was a smaller size not much but was definatly smaller .
by maglite1
Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: 406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting

thanks teamster , do you know what car and engine ect has the same size hose so i can go the scrap yards and ebay , its not leaking bad it will get through for few more days just need to start looking asap .
by maglite1
Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting
Replies: 6
Views: 430

406 1.8 petrol bottom radiator hose / conrad fitting

hello all , the bottom hose on my radiator is leaking , as anyone who has worked on one of these hoses will know the push fit fitting on the ond of the hose is corroded to nothing , ive done some searching on fleabay and cannot find a replacement . has anyone come up with an alternative to replacing...
by maglite1
Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: D8 2.0 petrol non idle/cutting out, wisdom needed
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: D8 2.0 petrol non idle/cutting out, wisdom needed

hello roylewaa , the burnt connector in your top pic is the live feed to the blower motor ( im cutting exactly that out tomorrow ) also the rattling you refer to is the re circulattion flap motor knackered , if you look where the burnt connector is , look up into dash between the motor and the wing ...
by maglite1
Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: air recirculation flap motor , blower motor
Replies: 1
Views: 96

air recirculation flap motor , blower motor

hello all , ive had this annoying noise under the dash since ive had the car and my blower motor died last week so decided to pull the glove box out and the blower motor , ive found the noise is the motor going to the re circulation flap grinding away as the cogs all not cogs anymore lol , anyway i ...
by maglite1
Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: D8 HEATER MATRIX
Replies: 1
Views: 126

D8 HEATER MATRIX

d8 heater matrix can be removed without removal of dash board , ive not done it but have the area striped down now so heres few tips . pull the ashtray out and pull up the housing that goes from gear stick toward dashboard " it pulls up easily " , there is 1 screw holding the lower centre console ri...