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newbie to the cars not just the forum

Post by archangel2 » Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:13 am

scuse the ignorance people, but what does D8/D9 mean?

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Re: newbie to the cars not just the forum

Post by steve_earwig » Sat Apr 06, 2019 12:21 pm

D8 - original flavour (1996-1998)
D9 - new improved* (1998-2004)

It's the designation on Pug's own diagrams, it helps us as there are a lot of differences between the two. Plus, "face lift" makes it sound like an ageing actress...
Unskilled meddling sin©e 2007

2004 D9 2.0 HDi 110 Estate lhd VF38ERHZF81657352 - sold but being very well looked after.
1991 Yamaha TDM850 - fuel leaks galore!
2008 Toyota Recall4 2.0 VVTI ATM LHD JTMBH31V90D007261 - flimsy piece of crap.
1953 Matchless G3LS - It's alive!!

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Re: newbie to the cars not just the forum

Post by GingerMagic » Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:09 pm

As above - basically MK1 and MK2 :cheesy:
1999 T4 family wagon
2005 Vauxhall Meriva
1998 406 V6 Coupe - Midlife crisis..!
PP2000 user, can help with faults / diagnostics in the Bournemouth area.

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