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by Mada
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: 2.5v6 into a 2.0 16v
Replies: 1
Views: 364

2.5v6 into a 2.0 16v

Hi all going to swap a v6 engine into my 2.0. Both are 1994, are the whole looms different? Or just the engine looms?

Do I need to change the fuse boxes too?
by Mada
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Engine removal
Replies: 4
Views: 627

Re: Engine removal

Okies thanks for the advice so far,

Yeah car is shot, was going to be used for banger racing, last motd in 2012, its a m reg, 100k on the clock,


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by Mada
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Engine removal
Replies: 4
Views: 627

Engine removal

Good news, I've managed to find a v6 parts car near me that has been stored in a garage for 8 years. Gonna pull the engine from it and fit to the 2.0 Any tips for removing? Will be replacing belts, water pump, gaskets etc when engine is out. I'm guessing I need engine, gearbox, wiring loom, ecu. Any...
by Mada
Sun May 17, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: What type of headlights have I got ?!
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Re: What type of headlights have I got ?!

They look like aftermarket hids which someone has fitted.
by Mada
Fri Apr 24, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Single wiper mod
Replies: 7
Views: 3304

Re: Single wiper mod

I'll be interested in the single wiper once it's removed!

Have you got any pictures of it?
by Mada
Fri Apr 10, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Oil and spark plugs
Replies: 2
Views: 1614

Oil and spark plugs

Hi guys,

Looking At doing oil change In the rat probe, it's on roughly 125-130k 2.0 16v

What oil would you recommend with it being older and higher milage?

Also what spark plugs?

Cheers

Adam.
by Mada
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Windscreen
Replies: 4
Views: 1845

Windscreen

Has anyone had their windscreen replaced through the insurance?

Mine has just started to crack, and was wondering if anyone had issues getting glass before I try.

Cheers

Adam
by Mada
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: cambelt 2.0 16v 1994
Replies: 3
Views: 1189

cambelt 2.0 16v 1994

Hey all,

Looking at doing some maintenance on the famous 'rat probe' this winter. Got a cambelt from Andy when i bought the car, what else would you recommend changing at same time? Water pump? Pulleys?

cheers

Adam