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    The DPF has a pressure sensor. Once the sensor...

    The DPF has a pressure sensor. Once the sensor tells the ECU (computer) it is blocking up then the DPF cleaning takes place. The fuelling via the injectors is altered to raise the temperature in...
  2. Will it run with the MAF disconnected? See if...

    Will it run with the MAF disconnected? See if there is any improvement. You could use some electrical cleaner and spray it on the tiny elements inside the sensor which are in the airflow but do not...
  3. Check battery terminals for cleanliness and...

    Check battery terminals for cleanliness and tightness.
    Check the engine earth strap lead for security and condition. Black lead between the battery negative terminal and the engine/gearbox.
    Check...
  4. http://www.mycarhelpline.com/index.php?option=com_...

    http://www.mycarhelpline.com/index.php?option=com_easydiscuss&view=post&id=1101&Itemid=78

    Go to the bottom of the page and there is a 'How to...' video.

    An alternative way is to jack the car...
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    Toyota are good at recalls and fixing faults. ...

    Toyota are good at recalls and fixing faults. Ford have just done a big one. When was the last time you heard of a French manufacturer doing a big recall? Probably never.
    Scenics with dash...
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    I can't see changing the oil making any...

    I can't see changing the oil making any difference assuming the correct oil is already in there.
    The clutch is in 3 parts.
    1. The clutch plate itself which is sandwiched between the flywheel and...
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    If the noise or thud is coming from inside the...

    If the noise or thud is coming from inside the bellhousing then it is clutch related. If it is coming from outside then check the gearbox mountings.
    Putting it on a 4 post ramp and operating the...
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    Coil pack failing gives a misfire which you would...

    Coil pack failing gives a misfire which you would normally notice.
    Induction roar points to an airflow problem where the throttle is wide open but the air is not going through as fast as it should,...
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    I did wonder if they meant suspension arms which...

    I did wonder if they meant suspension arms which do fail on Peugeots, usually the rear bushes?
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    This might help: ...

    This might help:

    http://www.rac.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?417-READ-ME-FIRST-Asking-for-help-things-you-MUST-include

    Big difference between early and late Puntos.
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    The steering arms are the parts that come out of...

    The steering arms are the parts that come out of the rack and then the track rod ends are fitted to the outer end. You can get play at the rack end - nylon bush - and are held in place by a large...
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    This week on telly is a mini series about...

    This week on telly is a mini series about Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow. There was a warning about bad language. A coloured busker is subjected to abuse by drunks and yobs and in one scene is...
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    There are cases where the following driver is not...

    There are cases where the following driver is not to blame but it has to be shown the car in front stopped dangerously, unreasonably etc. Your case may fit this but you have to prove it. That will...
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    One way to test the dealer's theory is to run the...

    One way to test the dealer's theory is to run the tank very low then fill up with Shell. You know you will be getting a top brand and if the problem doesn't return, at least you can tell the dealer...
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    Hello? Have you fixed it?

    Hello?
    Have you fixed it?
  16. Thread: ABS Light

    by Hometune
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    Hello? Have you fixed it?

    Hello?
    Have you fixed it?
  17. Thread: Acceleration

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    Yep and hasn't replied.

    Yep and hasn't replied.
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    So the car always starts? What do you mean by...

    So the car always starts?
    What do you mean by 'the ignition is really slow?'
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    You only need to unscrew the sensor in the...

    You only need to unscrew the sensor in the exhaust, the one closest to the engine. Before starting the engine make sure the plug to it is still connected and place it out the way. Otherwise the...
  20. Think this is in the wrong thread!

    Think this is in the wrong thread!
  21. Thread: Acceleration

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    Check the auto box level first and top up if not...

    Check the auto box level first and top up if not at the full or max mark.
  22. Why no compression test of all 4 cylinders? ...

    Why no compression test of all 4 cylinders? Basic stuff for a misfire.
    Have you put noid lights in the injector connectors and cranked the engine to see what is happening? Does no 4 flash...
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    You only give the buyer the V5C/2 which is the...

    You only give the buyer the V5C/2 which is the small green section on page 2. You MUST send the V5 signed at the bottom. As he is not there to sign it, get the collector to sign on his behalf and...
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    After 6 months your rights are effectively gone. ...

    After 6 months your rights are effectively gone. The dealer will not do anything, just wait for you to go away.
    You can report the MOT matter to VOSA but they insist that you contact them as soon...
  25. Absolutely! When the oil gets too low, there is...

    Absolutely! When the oil gets too low, there is not enough supplied by the oil pump to the top of the engine where the hydraulic tappets live. They need oil pressure to remain open. Lack of oil...
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