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by paulinpoole
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: ebay distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: ebay distributor

Before it gets worse. Take the distributor off, check that that the three spring 'flaps' are intact on the rotor arm. I had one ( of the three ) fall off and get 'mashed up' in the Hall Effect timing magnets. Amazingly, though it stopped the engine on several occasions, it always started and ran ag...
by paulinpoole
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: ebay distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 338

Re: ebay distributor

david_toft wrote:
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:45 pm
I don't know anything useful about this, but did you notice his feedback score is more than 4 million!
yea,just clicked on the number and he has 239 negative and 166 neutral in the last month !! :o :o
by paulinpoole
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: ebay distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 338

ebay distributor

i am thinking i need a replacement dizzy cause im getting a unusual tapping and sometimes a grinding sound from it. so looking on ebay and found this one from germany, there is a lot sold,so wondering if anyone here has bought and tested one to know if they work item number 371138090354 https://www....
by paulinpoole
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: 16v oil grade
Replies: 2
Views: 296

Re: 16v oil grade

ive been using 10w 40 for years although it says 5w 40 in the haynes book
is that one better then malc ?
by paulinpoole
Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: injector seals
Replies: 1
Views: 179

injector seals

trying to find a set of 4 top and bottom seals for the injectors,need them quick so not from the states,
nothing on ebay for probe (except states)
so looking on ebay for mazda 626 mx5 etc
does someone know the mazda part number or year/model that is right for 2l probe
thanks :)
by paulinpoole
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: dizzy swap
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: dizzy swap

cool thanks a lot duncan
fingers crossed :)
by paulinpoole
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: dizzy swap
Replies: 4
Views: 277

dizzy swap

hi all after forking out all that money for my respray the engine is now complaining :( ive got another nasty sound coming from under the r/h side of rocker cover (by no 4 cylinder) or possibly from the dizzy (bearings inside it),not too sure yet untill i take it out. so a question for a techy :) i ...
by paulinpoole
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: windscreen washer warning light
Replies: 5
Views: 312

Re: windscreen washer warning light

Slick wrote:
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:50 pm
I just removed the bulb from the dash cluster 😂

Why doesn't that surprise me :lol: :lol: :lol:
ive been known to remove bulbs too mate
sometimes its a must :lol: :lol:
by paulinpoole
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: windscreen washer warning light
Replies: 5
Views: 312

Re: windscreen washer warning light

cool guys thanks a lot :D
doesn't sound a bad job,will take a looksy tomorrow 8-)
8-) 8-)
by paulinpoole
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: windscreen washer warning light
Replies: 5
Views: 312

windscreen washer warning light

As above,my warning light has come on,so i topped up both reservoir and the light is still on
where will i find the sensor/switch that illuminates the light ?
thanks 8-)

UNPEELED & RETEALED ;)