I've got a damaged damper that needs replacing and I've been toying with just getting a complete overhaul of the suspension inc bushes too as the car is rough as **** to ride these days - I remember when I first got it how smooth it was.
The car has 140k+ miles on the clock - so it is...
Sand off all the old paint down to the primer.. get some wet n dry and smooth that out.
Then prime again and W&D it.
Add up to 3 layers of spray paint remembering to W&D between layers.
Then the gloss/sealing layer twice.
Woke up to a flat battery today.
Tried my own battery charger - didn't work.
Had to call out the AA - their diagnosis said "bad cell" and it appears there was a 1.4amp per hour discharge from the battery with the key out the ignition.
We changed the battery - all is fine now as it...
Yeah same thing happened to me.
Though I think i left it too late - the rear motor doesnt work anymore - so if anyone reading this has deleted their rear wiper and looking to shed some weight - I'll happily take their wiper motor off their hands! (I'll pay P&P etc.)
Car was working fine one afternoon.
Got in it the same evening and it wasn't until about 5mins in that I noticed that the time/date display and the mileage clock displays were extremely bright. I then looked down and saw that the climate control display was super bright too (lighting up the...
Ok I've been looking around, and yes oil is supposed to come out as its got a couple of oil pressure sensors (the one that's sticking out the unit I'm holding - the other one is still inside the diff).
I just need help with where the cables route to disconnect it. (at the other end)
I might have a Gen4 Haldex - my code is OAY
Here's my code is here as clean as I could get it at the time..
I took the 2x Hex head bolts out - to gain better access to the cables - I pushed them in so if they're loose it might help - it didnt.
Is oil supposed to come out...
Nice! thanks for that! You're saying just to buy the whole unit and take the ECU off? or to ask them to just send the ECU?
Hopefully this MOT tomorrow doesnt cost me a bomb! (I think i might need a siezing O/S/R caliper+ pads replaced)
EDIT : Just noticed that last one says "stamped on the...