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by mikesthedaddy1
Sun May 29, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: fuel leak
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

Re: fuel leak

Fixed it turns out a bolt on the rail was loose
by mikesthedaddy1
Sun May 29, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: think my hdi 90 is done
Replies: 2
Views: 927

think my hdi 90 is done

Was out with the family yesterday when my car started acting strangly engine started really sounding funny so I pulled over popped the bonnet and had a listed I get smoke from engine bay and I can hear what sounds like the combustion chamber in cylinder 1 also sounds like bottom end but I still have...
by mikesthedaddy1
Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: fuel leak
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

fuel leak

Hi guys have noticed rainbowing under the car and smelling of derv have tried to find the leak but from what I can see I have a slight drip coming off the rail or possibly coming from glow plug port but the way the car is using derv it cant be these it has used a quarter in a 20 mile trip seems to l...
by mikesthedaddy1
Sat Nov 21, 2015 7:30 pm
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: Metal coolant.pipe
Replies: 1
Views: 812

Metal coolant.pipe

Anyone got a hdi 90 with the metal pipe on the back of the block mine is bust and pours coolant out I need to no how to change it and with pics. Is there another pipe I could use instead of metal cheers guys
by mikesthedaddy1
Sat Nov 21, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: Leaking coolant from back of engine
Replies: 2
Views: 766

Re: Leaking coolant from back of engine

I have the exact same issue did u manage to fix it and do you have any pics as mine pours out and need car on road asap
by mikesthedaddy1
Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:40 am
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: Major water leak
Replies: 3
Views: 697

Re: Major water leak

Water mqnifold has a pinprick in it
by mikesthedaddy1
Mon Nov 09, 2015 9:05 am
Forum: Engine, Clutch and Transmission
Topic: Major water leak
Replies: 3
Views: 697

Major water leak

Hi guys I have a massive water leak on my hdi 90 from the middle of.engine tray at the back need help diagnosing seems a lot worse when engine running. I put 2 litres of water in it this morning and as soon as I stated it up it streamed out. Could it be the water pump someone said it could be a pipe...
by mikesthedaddy1
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: Wheel help
Replies: 2
Views: 1151

Wheel help

Been offered these will they fit
by mikesthedaddy1
Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:03 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: new wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

Re: new wheels

I am runnning a 205 40 17 and 35 mm drop on suspension
by mikesthedaddy1
Wed Jul 08, 2015 1:47 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: new wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

new wheels

been offered a set of 18s with new tyres and want to know if they will fit they are 245 45 r18s bearing in mind I have a 35mm drop cheers guys
by mikesthedaddy1
Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:53 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: Broken front spring
Replies: 4
Views: 1547

Re: Broken front spring

Gone for apex lowering spring at £122 then replacing both bearings as it was the bearing that caused the damage I'll put a.pic up when it's fin a before and after
by mikesthedaddy1
Fri Jun 12, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: Broken front spring
Replies: 4
Views: 1547

Re: Broken front spring

Found some coil.overs on ebay for 250 would I have to get bearings aswell or are the a straight fit
by mikesthedaddy1
Fri Jun 12, 2015 7:37 pm
Forum: Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tyres
Topic: Broken front spring
Replies: 4
Views: 1547

Broken front spring

How hard is it to replace a strut or spring on from drivers side mine has just snapped and I need car asap need cheap parts or cheap coil overs
by mikesthedaddy1
Tue Nov 04, 2014 8:01 pm
Forum: Electrical System and Diagnostics
Topic: guys need help asap it's doing my head in
Replies: 6
Views: 809

Re: guys need help asap it's doing my head in

Cool will plug it in at weekend and turn it off
by mikesthedaddy1
Tue Nov 04, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: Electrical System and Diagnostics
Topic: guys need help asap it's doing my head in
Replies: 6
Views: 809

Re: guys need help asap it's doing my head in

Do u think it could be function servitesse