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by fuerte
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Ariel
Replies: 2
Views: 3379

Re: Ariel

After a bit of advice, the retractable ariel on the radio goes up but won’t come down when I switch off . It just click click click , it goes down if I push it tho . New motor required ? No tecchy but from experience it is the teeth on the aerial that break and then it sticks at the point it breaks...
by fuerte
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Air bags
Replies: 5
Views: 5148

Re: Air bags

I dont know as I am no tecchy but be aware it may trigger the air bag not working light on dash.The only reason I say that is in an old probe the air bag light came on when that connector became loose.
Hopefully someone else will know for sure.
by fuerte
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Lazy window motor
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Re: Lazy window motor

cpt black wrote:
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:52 pm
Ebay number 323347125980.i put it around the door sills/rubbers and
the battery terminals etc
Just got round to checking it out.
Its got the coolest name ever and is now on my ebay wish list.looks useful.cheers.
by fuerte
Thu Sep 13, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Lazy window motor
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Re: Lazy window motor

cpt black wrote:
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:52 pm
Ebay number 323347125980.i put it around the door sills/rubbers and
the battery terminals etc
Thanks will look at that shortly.
by fuerte
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Lazy window motor
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Re: Lazy window motor

I use silicon grease on the door rubbers for the winter,it stops the door freezing too the sills ;) Can you clarify what silicone grease you use and where. I am tempted to say I now have enough lubricants to open a shop. But to be serious I use gt85 to prevent locks freezing.If frozen opens them in...
by fuerte
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Lazy window motor
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Re: Lazy window motor

NB this is a specfic rubber lubricant and not wd40 silicone lubricant.
Do not use at my recommendation.I tried at my own risk and do not know for sure it either works or whether it cause damage.
by fuerte
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Lazy window motor
Replies: 6
Views: 6082

Lazy window motor

A taxi driver suggested spraying silicone lubricant for rubber on side window seals to cure lazy window.I checked with my garage ithat it wouldnt damage my tints. As there is only a tiny bit of rubber on the side of probe windows I sprayed it on the horizontal length too. Both windows ran up at the ...