Search:

Type: Posts; User: Hometune

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.08 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    83

    The large electrical EGR costs 200+vat from...

    The large electrical EGR costs 200+vat from Autovaux (genuine Vauxhall part) and they are cheaper online from a Saab specialist. 30 mins to remove, fit and clear codes so that's why I said 400 was...
  2. Replies
    4
    Views
    182

    Obviously not driving you mad enough to bother...

    Obviously not driving you mad enough to bother replying though....
  3. Replies
    4
    Views
    182

    Double post and not relevant to this thread.

    Double post and not relevant to this thread.
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    83

    Your mechanic is not your 'friend' if he charged...

    Your mechanic is not your 'friend' if he charged you 400 to replace an EGR valve, especially as it has not cured the fault. There are 2 types of valve so need to know which one.

    1. Is the EGR...
  5. Replies
    2
    Views
    95

    The Ctek will be safe to use. They are one of...

    The Ctek will be safe to use. They are one of the very best on the market and highly recommended by many owners of supercars and classics alike. A good investment in my opinion.
  6. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,125

    After a week of not bothering to reply to all...

    After a week of not bothering to reply to all your help, I wouldn't hold my breath waiting for a response. What is wrong with people like this?
  7. So fuel pump runs - is there a signal at the...

    So fuel pump runs - is there a signal at the injectors when cranking?
    With the ignition switched on, disconnect the coolant sensor and test for voltage on the plug. If there is voltage then the...
  8. If the problems were not there before the flat...

    If the problems were not there before the flat tyre then either the work to repair is wrong or there is an issue in the suspension. The fact the car pulls to the left and right indicates to me a...
  9. Replies
    1
    Views
    142

    P1611 - http://engine-codes.com/p1611_nissan.html...

    P1611 - http://engine-codes.com/p1611_nissan.html

    Ignore the bit about the dealer. Contact a key programmer who can do Nissans.

    This next link tells you what the programmer will do:
    ...
  10. The scuttle drains are blocked. Remove the wiper...

    The scuttle drains are blocked. Remove the wiper arms, then the plastic panel under the windscreen. You will see a large black rubber hole on each side and they go through the metal where you will...
  11. Either Renault dealer for the correct original...

    Either Renault dealer for the correct original part or a parts supplier selling hose in various diameters. It is only a breather so any rubber pipe of the same diameter will do.
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    289

    Bad injectors then yes or it could be the fuel...

    Bad injectors then yes or it could be the fuel cooled oil cooler has failed internally.
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    182

    It was never the pedal, that was a mistake. It...

    It was never the pedal, that was a mistake. It was very, very unlikely to have been the throttle body, another mistake.

    So, before you throw more money at it, what are the current fault codes?
  14. Replies
    2
    Views
    156

    So with the engine running you cannot get reverse...

    So with the engine running you cannot get reverse without bad crunching? With the engine off you can select reverse? Or with the engine running, someone else pressing the clutch, you can manually...
  15. Are you saying the engine stopped then restarted...

    Are you saying the engine stopped then restarted by itself?

    The lights may well be the switch which will probably come as a complete unit under the steering wheel and fairly expensive unless you...
  16. The readings point to a mixture that is too rich....

    The readings point to a mixture that is too rich. They are almost the same as a car I had and that was a failed cat that was partly blocking the exhaust.
    You could try some Cataclean and see if the...
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    228

    The problem you have is the value of the car if...

    The problem you have is the value of the car if you repair it. Lets say you spend 1,000 on repairs and then want to sell. The market for Cat C cars is very limited and this is reflected in the...
  18. The last line of the data shows the idle speed...

    The last line of the data shows the idle speed (correct), the MAP sensor (correct), the coolant temp (slightly high), the first lambda sensor switching between high and low readings (correct), the...
  19. Replies
    1
    Views
    241

    If the radiator is getting hot (once up to temp)...

    If the radiator is getting hot (once up to temp) indicating the thermostat is opening at the right temperature and the fan comes on and goes off as normal, the problem is either a faulty valve - the...
  20. Replies
    8
    Views
    289

    White smoke indicates unburnt diesel in the...

    White smoke indicates unburnt diesel in the exhaust. Have a leak off check done on the injectors and then a quantity comparison check on a proper diagnostic tool.
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    611

    P0171 is indicating a weak mixture. Usually...

    P0171 is indicating a weak mixture. Usually caused by excess oxygen that is entering the engine or exhaust that has not passed through the airflow sensor or over a manifold pressure sensor.
    So a...
  22. Yes, I can just imagine the confusion,...

    Yes, I can just imagine the confusion, aggravation and grief this would cause. Passing on the nearside sounding your horn and all other drivers are now distracted. The car behind you sounds his too...
  23. Replies
    6
    Views
    346

    Diesels are on the way out. Manufacturers have...

    Diesels are on the way out. Manufacturers have managed to have the next Euro emissions levels postponed by around 7 years as they don't have the technology to develop the engines yet. In the...
  24. Replies
    3
    Views
    313

    The car has Ford's smart charge so it does not...

    The car has Ford's smart charge so it does not get charged up like other cars. The alternator has one big terminal that goes to the battery and there is also a plug with 3 small wires. Many Fords...
  25. Replies
    2
    Views
    265

    Obviously needs to be diagnosed on a proper...

    Obviously needs to be diagnosed on a proper tool....
Results 1 to 25 of 200
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4