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  1. Thread: Mk5 astra

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    good call....Do you think there is a track record...

    good call....Do you think there is a track record about this? Sounds too good to be true. I think because the warranty has expired already they would charge for that as the time has run out even for...
  2. Thread: Mk5 astra

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    Mk5 astra

    Hi all
    Wife has a 06 plate mk5 astra with a beloved 1.6 16v twinport engine.
    The simptones are just recently:
    - jerking in first when warmed up and cannot pull out from behind bus, from streets...
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    Astra Mk5 (06)

    Hello all,
    Have an Astra MK5 (06 plate)1.6 16v twinport for about 3 months and for the second time I have find the windows down nearly half way !
    Well, with the keyfob you can operate them up when...
  4. Thread: astra MK5

    by bobzilla
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    astra MK5

    Hello all,
    Have an Astra MK5 (06 plate)1.6 16v twinport for about 3 months and for the second time I have find the windows down nearly half way !
    Well, with the keyfob you can operate them up when...
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    Hey Dave, what is the mileage of yours ? I have...

    Hey Dave,
    what is the mileage of yours ? I have a 1.8 tdci and it does that sometimes and same tipe of code came up previously.
    Bit rattling on ideal
    Your engine has I think 2 belt one for timing...
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    ford KA.....

    Hello All ! Thanx for the previous replys, " big Lumpy " is working fine, problem was a sensor on the fuel pump, now the rail sensor failing, slooooowly :-) otherwise brill.
    Now something else,...
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    Ok, did that and not better but yesterday I was...

    Ok, did that and not better but yesterday I was going to get home and it did not response even for the easy start spray so my builder friends had to push and hump it in, started easy like it has no...
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    tdci

    Yes, and the thing is I do 150 miles every day to get to work and back and never miss a beat, not shaking etc...
    I did turn the connectors the other day in case they loose or something, they feel...
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    Again, focus 1.8 tdci 53 reg.

    Hi, my question is what if the computer check does not saying error (exept low pressure before cranking) easily do 50 odd mpg, smoking as much as after 116k any car would do no warning light come up...
  10. Thread: focus tdci

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    Yes, that was the RAC guy doin`. The fuel...

    Yes, that was the RAC guy doin`. The fuel pre-pressure before cranking is note, when it`s running got up 120 bar ( the guy said it`s good... ) the fuel pump works OK ( tank AC pump ), if there is an...
  11. Thread: focus tdci

    by bobzilla
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    focus tdci

    Ford focus 53 reg 1.8 TDcI duratorq (115), drives superb, very good Mpg, no smoke after 115k but, but in the morning doesn`t start unless flat out the axelerator while killing the battery..... heat...
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    Okay, now power is back (at least 110 bhp...)...

    Okay, now power is back (at least 110 bhp...) some of the horses are escaped during the years....no more smoke, Mpg is exellent, drives very well so I think another oil and filter change will be the...
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    Right, so checked EGR on the inlet manifold as...

    Right, so checked EGR on the inlet manifold as you suggested before. It`s full of oilgrease, cleaned as amuch as I could.
    Found a proper hole on intercooler, previous owner was going to glue it up...
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    Thanks, I`ll check them tomorrow.

    Thanks, I`ll check them tomorrow.
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    Okay, now it has power and a lot of smoke when...

    Okay, now it has power and a lot of smoke when reached opt temp, but starts well in the morning. Do you think it will be the injector?
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    I had the same engine in my Escort. It did easily...

    I had the same engine in my Escort. It did easily 47 miles to the gallon in the city. One thing I know is that doesn`t matter what the engine size the car has, and talking about if you have a 1.6 and...
  17. Thread: confused...

    by bobzilla
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    Well , when i gave it a blast on the german...

    Well , when i gave it a blast on the german motorway I thought I killed the catalic converter. Oil change just been done and nothing happened exept got fresh oil. Previous staff was like asphalt...
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    Yes it is, but not all the time. Just got home...

    Yes it is, but not all the time. Just got home and all the way back there wasn`t a single puff also had power as well. I dont know now but if there is overfuelling happen than it must be connected...
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    focus 1.8 TDCi

    Hi to all

    My focus 1.8 tdci 2003 loosing power somewhere. turbo works, air pressure okay, smoking sometimes, comp did not read error code, fuel pressure ok, filters clean, oil spit in...
  20. Thread: confused...

    by bobzilla
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    Thanx mate , yea I had the same idea about timing...

    Thanx mate , yea I had the same idea about timing belt but because not long ago it didn`t fire up so I had to call for help and his first move was to check if the belt moved away or jumped over a...
  21. Thread: confused...

    by bobzilla
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    confused...

    Hi to all, having a tdci problem, focus 1.8 2003.
    Cambelt changed few thousand miles age, sensors not showing any malfunction on computer testing, intercooler dos not leak but SPIT in the sistem...
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