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by Incognito
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!
Replies: 19
Views: 5817

Re: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!

As Trev/Micron says, remove both left and right radiator caps on a cold engine, run until warm, fill the left hand one until the right side spills , caps back on. Should sort the problem . Water on these along with oil level needs to be on maximum. Strange cars ..... :lol: Thanks for the advise I'l...
by Incognito
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!
Replies: 19
Views: 5817

Re: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!

Have you checked the water level by removing the cap on the engine on the left? The water should be filled to the brim. Thanks for the reply, yes coolant level is filled to just below the full mark. As long as you're not just looking at the very far right , plastic water infill , on the passenger i...
by Incognito
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!
Replies: 19
Views: 5817

Re: Erratic idle speed 2.5 v6. Please help!

As Trev/Micron says, remove both left and right radiator caps on a cold engine, run until warm, fill the left hand one until the right side spills , caps back on. Should sort the problem . Water on these along with oil level needs to be on maximum. Strange cars ..... :lol:
by Incognito
Fri Jan 29, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

A side note on bleeding, if you use the pressure bleed kits like the easy bleed kit, it will save damaging the rubber seals and make life easier, drop one of the wheels to about 8psi and you can bleed to your hearts content Many thanks for your post, however, all foreign to me :lol: hence why I nee...
by Incognito
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

Many thanks for your pm dunc. Be brilliant to be back up and running again this spring if the world allows and you have the chance. Much appreciated 8-)
Paul.
by Incognito
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Rusty sunroof
Replies: 5
Views: 1914

Re: Rusty sunroof

Probably best to source an alternative replacement , non standard .
by Incognito
Sat Nov 07, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

Well that’s helpful :roll: Had 3 different packages from Rockauto’s, over two days, all came from different warehouse locations, no wonder they shipping costs are high :( But not the cylinder seals I want :evil: Kit Bloody hell Dunc, just let me know if you need more funds mate don't be out of pock...
by Incognito
Sun Nov 01, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

Kit wrote:
Sun Nov 01, 2020 6:14 pm
Ordered a couple of seal kits, so we can re-furb a two master cylinders + a few other bits for myself.
So, if I say £25, that will cover postage as well

Kit
Money sent mate, many thanks 8-) 8-)
by Incognito
Sun Nov 01, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

Thinking about what David said, Would it be a good :idea: to the replace the seals within the master cylinder, before swapping them . That way you’re know that they ‘good’ Repair kit’s are about £10 from Rockauto’s + shipping & tax I could get you a set, & fit them. Before I post to you, but that c...
by Incognito
Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Help Please, No Brakes.
Replies: 16
Views: 6126

Re: Help Please, No Brakes.

Fantastic Duncan , that is much appreciated mate , let me know costs and I'll send it over to you and then I'll get it towed over to the garage.