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by cpt black
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Coolant cap
Replies: 6
Views: 2436

Re: Coolant cap

Spring cap on both sides is ok
by cpt black
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Locks, ignition barrels and immobilisers....
Replies: 15
Views: 5105

Re: Locks, ignition barrels and immobilisers....

Check the mobby bypass (bosch) unit under the centre consul clock
as wires maybe loose,as for the boot lock as Mal said, but have a look at
your key does it look like it takes a battery as you may have a early/late
car any numbers on the dissy :?:
by cpt black
Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?
Replies: 11
Views: 4145

Re: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?

Best practice always wins ;) If anyone needs another remeber 16v/24v are different ;)
by cpt black
Sat Oct 27, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Optimum oil fill level
Replies: 6
Views: 2209

Re: Optimum oil fill level

This goes back years ago/left/right hand engines due to engine wear
just keep it topped up your be fine :D we all own them +/-mm/4mm
does it make a difference :o
by cpt black
Fri Oct 26, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Optimum oil fill level
Replies: 6
Views: 2209

Re: Optimum oil fill level

Well its your car and you can do as you want ;) regards oil level,but a Garage
will do as they do Full as i would (Full Means Full) no come back for them
Your choice
by cpt black
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Inner CV joint boot split
Replies: 8
Views: 2854

Re: Inner CV joint boot split

£3.99 on ebay from J&R hand mine on 3 years now no problem wot so ever ;)
or buy the complete shaft all done from them as many do on the club
by cpt black
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: High idle
Replies: 14
Views: 4766

Re: High idle

In deed he will :shock: could be the iac ;)
by cpt black
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?
Replies: 11
Views: 4145

Re: V6 removal of the speed sensor on the gear box?

Hi Wayne its the one at the rear near the rear engine mount
2 wire connector need a 10mm socket and WD 40 spray to
loosen the seal ;)
by cpt black
Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Rad cap grease trick
Replies: 6
Views: 2369

Re: Rad cap grease trick

I use silicon grease, there own make got mine from RS ONLINE ;)
by cpt black
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Rad cap grease trick
Replies: 6
Views: 2369

Re: Rad cap grease trick

Silicon grease on the rubber seal