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    Thread: How tight should a cambelt be?
Post: RE: How tight should a cambelt be?

on the longest run you should be able to turn it 45 degrees without excessive force by fingers. "as tight as it'll go" is a surefire way to wear stuff out super fast, do not run it like this!
welshpug TU Petrol Engines 2 476 18-06-2022, 07:34 PM
    Thread: phase1 front end and rear bumper
Post: phase1 front end and rear bumper

looking for parts for a mate that has a phase1 git6 with a phase2/3 nose swap.
welshpug Misc & Wanted 2 1,154 17-03-2022, 11:10 AM
    Thread: 307 seats in a 306 5dr
Post: RE: 307 seats in a 306 5dr

then 307 seats are not the ones for you.
welshpug Interior, Exterior, ICE 4 1,072 19-02-2022, 04:32 PM
    Thread: 307 seats in a 306 5dr
Post: RE: 307 seats in a 306 5dr

anything is possible, can you fabricate?
welshpug Interior, Exterior, ICE 4 1,072 19-02-2022, 09:02 AM
    Thread: FORGED XUD - new oil pump?
Post: RE: FORGED XUD - new oil pump?

oem is best, and they really don't fail.
welshpug XUD Section 2 828 30-01-2022, 04:17 PM
    Thread: Central locking/deadlocking/immobiliser going beserk.
Post: RE: Central locking/deadlocking/immobiliser going ...

there is no BSI on a 306, only a combined immobiliser and CL ecu for the RF central locking. locks messing about is most likely damaged door wiring. non running most likely failed lift pump es...
welshpug Electrics 5 1,430 14-01-2022, 09:39 PM
    Thread: Hi Guys!
Post: RE: Hi Guys!

I wouldn't bother with the fb group, just a ton of shitposting and misinformation, sooner the people realise properly moderated and structured forums are the way to go the better.
welshpug Newbies 6 634 22-08-2021, 08:58 AM
    Thread: PD130 swapped PH1 KFG
Post: RE: PD130 swapped PH1 KFG

there's a pd in a 205 running over 200 bhp.
welshpug 306 Projects 1 511 21-08-2021, 05:06 PM
    Thread: Getting problems at 140,000miles
Post: RE: Getting problems at 140,000miles

unless you are using peubeot planet or similar ignore the codes, 306 was pre OBD2
welshpug DW10 HDi section 7 1,148 30-03-2021, 06:43 PM
    Thread: Wiper Arm Spline
Post: RE: Wiper Arm Spline

its an aluminium part so I would imagine so, I've never seen a brand new arm so could not be 100% certain. I'd fit it and tighten to the specified torque setting, too loose and it'll work its way o...
welshpug Interior, Exterior, ICE 2 998 30-03-2021, 06:42 PM
    Thread: Petrol to diesel
Post: RE: Petrol to diesel

best bet is a 306 loom, you'll also need a 306 turbo for it to fit nicely with a 306 downpipe.
welshpug 306 Projects 2 973 25-03-2021, 06:50 PM
    Thread: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?
Post: RE: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?

changing the diff by itself is not a simple process with an MA, its the first part that goes into the casing before everything else, its also pressed on not bolted.
welshpug Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 13 1,869 14-03-2021, 10:11 AM
    Thread: Removing locking wheel nuts?
Post: RE: Removing locking wheel nuts?

plenty of area to smash a sacrificial 12 point socket onto that type of bolt, do the other 3 up to torque will help also. smashy smashy!! 9/16 rings a bell. I have also managed to drill the...
welshpug Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 12 1,852 04-03-2021, 10:04 PM
    Thread: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?
Post: RE: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?

from memory for a 1.4 there will only be 2 choices of driveshaft, one for abs that used the larger wheel bearing off the bigger engined cars, and the non abs small bearing stuff, the inner ends are t...
welshpug Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 13 1,869 04-03-2021, 10:00 PM
    Thread: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?
Post: RE: Worn Diff and how to know what gearbox’s what?

306 only ever use an MA on a TU.
welshpug Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 13 1,869 21-02-2021, 11:19 AM
    Thread: Turbocharging XU10J4R...
Post: RE: Turbocharging XU10J4R...

0.2mm max skim.
welshpug XU Petrol Engines 7 2,151 21-02-2021, 11:18 AM
    Thread: Turbocharging XU10J4R...
Post: RE: Turbocharging XU10J4R...

yes xud cranks fit fine, xud11 needs custom rods as well as pistons.
welshpug XU Petrol Engines 7 2,151 30-01-2021, 11:56 AM
    Thread: My mystery GTi6
Post: RE: My mystery GTi6

my 205 showed the same on servicebox for the warranty, even though its a 1989 car
welshpug The Couch 13 1,695 03-11-2020, 07:23 PM
    Thread: Priming Bulb Not Holding Pressure
Post: RE: Priming Bulb Not Holding Pressure

did you fit oem 3mm rubber pipe or cheapo aftermarket 1/8" (aka 3.2mm, i.e to big)
welshpug XUD Section 4 958 30-10-2020, 07:22 PM
    Thread: My mystery GTi6
Post: RE: My mystery GTi6

the speedo is in MPH so I don't think it would have been anywhere but the UK, everywhere else RHD use KMH I'm sure, so Ireland, Japan, Australia. I would imagine much like Carl Chambers's rallye it...
welshpug The Couch 13 1,695 30-10-2020, 07:20 PM
    Thread: My mystery GTi6
Post: RE: My mystery GTi6

your RP number is 8163, 16 March 1999.
welshpug The Couch 13 1,695 27-10-2020, 06:18 PM
    Thread: XU10J2 ENGINE NEEDED
Post: RE: XU10J2 ENGINE NEEDED

its no stronger than the 16v, same crank and block. I'd either rebuild the engine or put the 16v in.
welshpug XU Petrol Engines 6 936 18-10-2020, 08:17 AM
    Thread: 607 V6 into 306
Post: RE: 607 V6 into 306

as they were all post 1999 they will have the ES9J4S engine with the multiplexed ecu, FBW and vvt. same as the D9 406, an updated version of the D8 cable throttle engine.
welshpug 306 Projects 4 1,402 17-09-2020, 05:57 AM
    Thread: Slack in bosch pump?
Post: RE: Slack in bosch pump?

405 wont be that much heavier, pretty sure my mum's td estate was 1200 and my zx16v is 1150.
welshpug XUD Section 14 2,629 17-09-2020, 05:54 AM
    Thread: Rear shocks
Post: RE: Rear shocks

205 and 306 did indeed share the same part number, better are the xsara dampers.
welshpug Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 6 1,268 12-08-2020, 10:37 PM