Focus Fault P2263
Hi, can anyone help with this ! Foci 1.8 TDCI, 04. Yellow Engine light is on and paid £45 at local garage to have it diagnosed- comes up with P2263-Turbo Boost pressure performance problem-needs further investigastion. This happened 4 weeks ago, and garage 'cleared the code'. light has gone back on today. There app... 17 Nov 2007 06:32
Umm, is this what I think it might be..... ?
Hi, Astra 1.6 8v 51 reg belonging to friend. Spotted what looks like mayo in the oil, the oil filler cap is a bit out of focus but is covered in it. No sign of mayo on the dipstick but I guess you wouldn't see it there anyway :) http://home.spikings.com/misc-pics/astra/img_0858.jpg http://home.spikings.com/... 1 Sep 2007 17:32
Corsa B crankshaft
Please could someone tell me exactly where to look for the position of this crankshaft sensor? I have bought a replacemant but cannot locate it under the bonnet!!!!!!! Help! TIA ... 11 Aug 2007 14:46
Rewire Ford Focus
Hello all after some guidance. My son had his car an x reg Ford Focus Vtech broken into and despite the car not being stolen the wiring was interfered with as if it was trying to be hotwired. he has been told that the entire wiring in the front end of the car needs to be replaced due to the damage caused. ... 31 Jul 2007 16:53
Portuguese Barn full of Classic Cars
Probably most petrolheads know about this, but if not - somebody bought a farm in Portugal which had an enormous barn with the doors welded shut. Inside were 180 classic cars. http://www.intuh.net/barnfinds/afa70.htm ... 27 Jul 2007 05:28
Wrong oil damage VW tdi engine?
I took my 2.0 140 PS TDi VW to my local garage for a 20,000 mile service (which is pretty basic). When I got it back I noticed the the fuel consumption seemed pretty high. I'd recently had two new front tyres so I checked the pressure and found that they were a little low. I topped them up but the fuel consum... 29 Jun 2007 06:32
Greasing calliper slide pins?
I'm about to fit a new set of front disks & pads (well when it stops pissing down) and read that copper grease should not be used on the sliding calliper pins. I have a tube of Servisol Silicone Grease and wondered if that is ok to use on the pins or should I use something else? Thanks. ... 26 Jun 2007 13:33
Any Holset Turbo experts?
I have in my possesion a H1C turbo. However, I need to be able to determin the turbine and compressor maps to be able to match it to an engine. Cast into the intake housing is 3535381, and cast into the turbine housing is 3521934-02 E4-16 Does any have any maps they could look at or a www site?? Cheers, T... 19 Jun 2007 17:31
Hi all, recently posted about misfiring freelander. Got it checked out at lr today. all ok on the hg front but got a rather puzzled look from the tech that hooked it up for diagnosis. it appears the o-ring in between throttle housing and inlet manifiold was missing!! charged £60 for the hour! would an o-ring really... 9 Jun 2007 15:53
Waddya think of mytyres.co.uk ?
Hi All, I'm still trying to track down some tyres for our Rickman Ranger (jeep style kit car). It was designed to take 185/80-14's on a 'special' Weller 8 spoke steel wheel. I would *like* to replace the Colway M&S's with the same (as they have worked perfectly over the last 17 years) but they don't make a... 18 May 2007 11:52