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  Bug Thread: Rear ARB End caps
Post: Rear ARB End caps

As above guys. Looking a set of ARB end caps for the back axle on a 306. Standard dturbo arb. Would get away with one, must be able to post. Probably a long shot but anyone got any lying about?   Tha...
Harky Misc & Wanted 0 425 31-03-2017, 06:40 PM
    Thread: EVRY Mod BMW 325 TDS E36
Post: RE: EVRY Mod BMW 325 TDS E36

What kind of a pump are you putting on it anyway, fully mechanical one just? There's a fella in Ireland here had one for drifting, as far as I'm aware all he did to the pump was electrical/custom map...
Harky The Couch 24 3,982 07-12-2015, 02:04 PM
    Thread: EVRY Mod BMW 325 TDS E36
Post: RE: EVRY Mod BMW 325 TDS E36

This thread comes about a week after I tried to do mine on my tds. I already have an end tuning chip, but wanted more fuel to go with the manual boost controller. I got a pin diagram handy enough, a...
Harky The Couch 24 3,982 04-12-2015, 08:38 PM
    Thread: Taking apart ve pump
Post: RE: Taking apart ve pump

A few days/weeks will be ok. A bit off topic, but I had a plastic bucket full of parts, filled with red diesel, and then a sealed lid. Came back to it probably a year later, and literally everything...
Harky XUD Section 13 1,648 07-07-2015, 09:49 PM
    Thread: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?
Post: RE: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?

Just to close this out, a huge thanks to Orta for sorting me out on this. He got my interior lifted, palletised and ready for a courier with absolutely no hassle at all. Many thanks again.
Harky The Couch 5 2,366 07-05-2015, 05:10 PM
    Thread: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?
Post: RE: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?

Thanks aggyj17, think Orta has me sorted now but I'll let you know if anything changes
Harky The Couch 5 2,366 26-04-2015, 07:41 AM
    Thread: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?
Post: Anyone live near Holbeach, Linccolnshire?

.....And fancy doing me a huge favour? Evening gents, I'm trying to buy an interior (not for a 306 unfortunately) off eBay and the seller doesn't offer postage, and indeed doesn't want to put it on ...
Harky The Couch 5 2,366 23-04-2015, 12:59 PM
    Thread: front door manual window winders... for a 5dr
Post: RE: front door manual window winders... for a 5dr

(31-12-2014, 08:10 PM)Piggy Wrote: Yeah I need a pair How much How would £15 plus postage sound? I've no idea what postal would be though, but I wouldn't have thought it would be too dear
Harky Misc & Wanted 5 1,208 31-12-2014, 09:34 PM
    Thread: front door manual window winders... for a 5dr
Post: RE: front door manual window winders... for a 5dr

If no one local gets you sorted, I can post you one. Replaced mine with electric ones a few years ago bit still have the old ones floating about.
Harky Misc & Wanted 5 1,208 31-12-2014, 07:56 PM
    Thread: New member
Post: RE: New member

Nice phase one there, although I'd be with the other boys on the wheel front! Where abouts in N.I. are you anyway?
Harky Newbies 31 8,506 29-12-2014, 07:04 PM
    Thread: general question
Post: RE: general question

I have a set of these sitting in my garage....
Harky The Couch 40 5,051 17-12-2014, 07:29 PM
    Thread: project number 2 twin turbo :-) how she looks now (-:
Post: RE: project number 2 twin turbo :-)

Injectors came up nicely, what did you use to clean them?
Harky 306 Projects 138 44,385 01-12-2014, 06:19 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

(10-11-2014, 07:27 PM)londondan86 Wrote: Win!! Sounds promising at least :) Better than promising, passed MOT today, loose nut on a rear shock but grand other than that! So touch wood, new pump see...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 10-11-2014, 10:27 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

So fired a new pump on last night. Provisional results seem good. Starts well when cold, still a bit hesitant when hot, but at least it starts! Also very nice to go from a standard pump back to a modi...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 09-11-2014, 08:41 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

(05-11-2014, 11:11 PM)zx_volcane Wrote: See this, had exact same problem http://306oc.co.uk/forum/thread-3057.html If only I'd seen that a month ago! Cheers I'll try and get a different pump on at...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 06-11-2014, 06:35 AM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

Haven't changed the stop solenoid, wired it direct and could hear it click, and fuel comes out when u crank with inejectors out and forget to cut the fuel. Starts ok with a bump when hot so I was re...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 05-11-2014, 10:43 AM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

Yeap, starter motor refurbed. A quick summary Starts grand when cold but will turn over all day long when hot and won't start, but will start with a bump. So far I have new glow plugs, and checked...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 05-11-2014, 09:14 AM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

Right so got home tonight to look at her. Put in three different injectors, and one of the old ones, got her started up. Let her get up to running temp. Stopped her and started again, turned over for...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 04-11-2014, 10:18 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

(03-11-2014, 04:44 PM)vincent1 Wrote: did you try it with a bit of easy start when hot? did it start easier. Na, haven't had a chance tbh. I live away from home atm so get limited time to actually w...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 03-11-2014, 06:38 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

(03-11-2014, 12:37 PM)madmadmax Wrote: check the timing on evreything so lock the crank off and then see if the cam and pump timing maches up with the lock pins, all 8mm pins i think. if that chec...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 03-11-2014, 01:42 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

I'll try and get the timing checked this week. Couldn't tell you what the grenade does tbh. I know fuel comes out in some quantity anyway for I soaked the engine in diesel doing the compression test ...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 02-11-2014, 09:45 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

(02-11-2014, 03:16 PM)londondan86 Wrote: I'd be checking the timing next..... Or possibly an air leak that is only becoming apparent once the engine is hot and parts have expanded. How does the gr...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 02-11-2014, 03:49 PM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

Timing wise, I havEn't checked all the pins line up etc, but when it is running, hot or cold, its runs the very best. A sniff of something would probably be my next step, but not sure what I'll gain ...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 02-11-2014, 11:46 AM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

UPDATE: 02/11/14 So brought the starter to get refurbed, there was a brush sticking on it. Got all sorted, but still the same issue with hot starting. Did a proper compression test last night throug...
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 02-11-2014, 09:51 AM
    Thread: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test
Post: RE: XUD not starting when hot - Compression Test

So turns out there was a brush stuck on the starter, hopefully get it back in a day or two, see how I get on then!
Harky XUD Section 62 8,333 27-10-2014, 08:52 PM