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by Scooby
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: ABS Rear off side speed sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: ABS Rear off side speed sensor

If it is a sensor, someone on here should be able to provide you with a used spare. New ones might be difficult to find though.
by Scooby
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: 1995 V6 24V Red rat rod 200k miles - scrap or save?
Replies: 7
Views: 156

Re: 1995 V6 24V Red rat rod 200k miles - scrap or save?

Looking at the pictures, the biggest issues are going to be the body rust and the door rubbers. The ones you've got appear really quite bubbly, meaning they probably won't last much longer before starting to let water in. The front wing isn't too much of a problem as replacements can be found, but t...
by Scooby
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: emissions
Replies: 11
Views: 179

Re: emissions

Kit wrote:
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:50 pm
Remember,
There's two sizes of CAT on 16V

400mm early
440mm late

Kit
Assuming you've still got a standard exhaust system fitted. ;)
by Scooby
Thu Aug 01, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: emissions
Replies: 11
Views: 179

Re: emissions

Not sure you can buy an OEM one any longer, but after market ones are available on eBay from about £50.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/i/332358136302
https://www.ebay.co.uk/p/BM90284-BM-Cat ... 6961&rt=nc
by Scooby
Thu Aug 01, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: emissions
Replies: 11
Views: 179

Re: emissions

My emissions issue was caused by a faulty connection on the ECU. Faulty connection was caused by corrosion on the contacts.
by Scooby
Wed Jul 17, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: bulb number
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: bulb number

I ordered T3 Neo Wedge bulbs from eBay (LEDs) Not sure if Maplin will call them the same thing though.
by Scooby
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Front stabiliser bushes
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: Front stabiliser bushes

Does it use the same ones as the MX-6?
by Scooby
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Front stabiliser bushes
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Front stabiliser bushes

Anyone recommend where to buy them?

I tried eBay but can only find rears, and Rockauto want over £30 including p&p.
by Scooby
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Disaster - advice needed
Replies: 20
Views: 1246

Re: Disaster - advice needed

My father-in-law has a wonderful little smoke machine that pumps smoke into things like cooling systems and exhausts etc in order to identify leaks.

If you can find / improvise one it might be worth a try while you've got it empty. Much easier to see smoke than water!!
by Scooby
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Stereo amplifier
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: Stereo amplifier

It is a lot less hassle, and the standard amp is actually quite good. I removed it from Japha and ran new wires, but still have it in Chewie running off an adaptor. Both now have exactly the same aftermarket headunit and Chewie is sooooo much louder. Granted, it does start to distort after a while, ...