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    Thread: 306 2.0 HDI has been running fine without coolant for months????
Post: RE: 306 2.0 HDI has been running fine without cool...

(10-10-2019, 05:49 PM)Charlie0 Wrote: Made an outrageous error. Thought my coolant light was a faulty screen wash light (i know, I did check the symbol, had it in my head it was screen wash so my ey...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 3 1,138 10-12-2019, 02:25 AM
    Thread: I'm having trouble pulling off.
Post: RE: I'm having trouble pulling off.

I have a update for this problem.  Sorry to take so long to report back.  I've had quite few near misses at junctions and roundabouts, caused by the engine revs dropping to virtually nil and leavin...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 13 2,471 25-01-2019, 08:50 PM
    Thread: I'm having trouble pulling off.
Post: RE: I'm having trouble pulling off.

DeeTurbo The speedo has been playing up for about 3 years now. When the engine gets up to temperature (about 70c), the speedo drops to 0 and the engine loses a little bit of power.  After that the spe...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 13 2,471 07-12-2018, 03:10 PM
    Thread: I'm having trouble pulling off.
Post: I'm having trouble pulling off.

Here's the problem. 306 HDI 230,000miles I stop at a roundabout.When I can go, I dip the clutch pedal, put it into gear, give it some gas, and lift up the clutch pedal. The car starts to move forwar...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 13 2,471 06-12-2018, 10:14 PM
    Thread: Headlamp Trim Removal
Post: RE: Headlamp Trim Removal

(03-10-2018, 03:46 PM)Poodle Wrote: There's no special tool, just get behind them and squeeze the two ends together. Thanks Poodle. Dur, what an idiot. I was trying to get at them with the bumper o...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 3 1,082 03-10-2018, 03:53 PM
    Thread: Bulkhead seals.
Post: RE: Bulkhead seals.

(02-10-2018, 07:25 PM)dr_jekyll Wrote: (02-10-2018, 07:19 PM)steve1001 Wrote: 3 months later if it is any good. Lol Peugeot Service Box 14/03/16 N5C 6 67D 76A HEATER AND WATER HOSES RIGHT HAND DR...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 4 1,137 02-10-2018, 08:42 PM
    Thread: Bulkhead seals.
Post: RE: Bulkhead seals.

3 months later if it is any good. Lol Peugeot Service Box 14/03/16 N5C 6 67D 76A HEATER AND WATER HOSES RIGHT HAND DRIVE item number 06 = 6464 V1  O-RING
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 4 1,137 02-10-2018, 07:19 PM
    Thread: Bumper, Bonnet, paint job cost
Post: RE: Bumper, Bonnet, paint job cost

I'll answer my own question. Been quoted today, £335, £450, and £600 for spraying the two bits off the car. Go figure!
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 1 850 02-10-2018, 06:20 PM
    Thread: Headlamp Trim Removal
Post: Headlamp Trim Removal

306 HDI year2000. Does anyone know how to remove the trim strips that are under the headlights, without breaking the clip thingies. There are 2 clips and a tongue by the look of it, and the clips look...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 3 1,082 02-10-2018, 06:17 PM
    Thread: Bumper, Bonnet, paint job cost
Post: Bumper, Bonnet, paint job cost

Hi All I am after some advice regarding getting a bumper and bonnet painted. The short story is ..... I stopped behind a Mitsubishi 4x4 at the traffic lights. The lights went green and we both pulle...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 1 850 01-10-2018, 06:47 PM
    Thread: Crankshaft Pulley - removing bolt?
Post: RE: Crankshaft Pulley - removing bolt?

To remove the Crankshaft Pulley I used a Clarke CEW1000 Electric Impact Wrench from Machine Mart. A coupe of bursts with that got the job done. I dont think you should lock things up with timing holes...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 19 2,512 08-12-2016, 10:53 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(22-03-2016, 11:02 PM)pug306driver Wrote: which e bay special pp2000 did you plum for, you mentioned lexia??  do members rate this particular bit of kit, and how easy is it for you to use, would res...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 23-03-2016, 12:43 AM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(21-03-2016, 07:18 PM)Poodle Wrote: Doesn't sound like anything that would be a problem in those codes tbf... Does the engine turn over evenly, or is it quicker/slower on some of the strokes? Not to...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 22-03-2016, 11:56 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(21-03-2016, 09:20 AM)Toms306 Wrote: Cranking speed looks a bit low tbh, is that with a decent battery? Battery is an Exide. It was fully charged. Part way into the test, I started my sons Suzuki ca...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 21-03-2016, 01:49 PM
    Thread: Coolant radiator refilling procedure
Post: RE: Coolant radiator refilling procedure

Something like this ..... There's a drain plug on the bottom left of the rad (battery side). Just loosen it. There is a bleed screw on the bulk head (battery side), and also on the thermostat housing...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 7 1,047 20-03-2016, 09:27 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

Work has got in the way, so I have not yet had time to get under the car and get my hands dirty. I manager to get some data from pp2000 (first time user). When I communicated with the ecu for the firs...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 20-03-2016, 08:34 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

Thanks for the other suggestions. I'm at work this week and will have another good go at it on Friday and Saturday. I'll disconnect the boost pipe and remove the plugs again. Everything is dry and c...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 16-03-2016, 11:15 AM
    Thread: What type of car battery?
Post: RE: What type of car battery?

I got an 027 size Exide battery last May from ECP. Part number 444770270. I also realised I could get it cheaper on ebay, but I figured it would be more of a hassle to return if I got problems, so I ...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 16 1,351 14-03-2016, 11:08 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(14-03-2016, 07:15 PM)Toms306 Wrote: The fuel cut off is the red button behind the battery Thanks Tom. Found the red button, I pressed on it, it had not popped up. Tried to start, still a no go. Nev...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 14-03-2016, 08:07 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(14-03-2016, 06:12 PM)Mattcheese31 Wrote: try bumping her?Hi matt~ I have no hills where I am, and no one to give assistance for a good old push on the flat. I charged the battery to full capacity ...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 14-03-2016, 07:04 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

The verdict ...... I put it all back together and turned it over. It will not fire up ... bummer ... I think it is a write off.[Image: http://306oc.co.uk/forum/images/icons/sad.png] I had a full ch...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 14-03-2016, 03:34 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(12-03-2016, 10:13 PM)C2K Wrote: Boost pipe would be the pipes between the turbo and the inlet manifold carrying pressurised air,  aka boost. Thanks C2K, that make sense. I've looked everywhere and ...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 13-03-2016, 08:23 AM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(12-03-2016, 09:02 AM)darrenjlobb Wrote: Just remove air filter / housing and clear that out, remove boost pipe from top elbow...crank with the plugs out (5-10 seconds more than enough), replace plu...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 12-03-2016, 11:14 AM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(11-03-2016, 05:37 PM)Poodle Wrote: Can't do anything about the tiny amount of water that will remain in the turbo housing, just be a bit cautious when you start it, leave it idling to get up to tem...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 11-03-2016, 06:16 PM
    Thread: Water in Engine
Post: RE: Water in Engine

(11-03-2016, 03:31 PM)JTaylor2005 Wrote: Where the pipe connects to the turbo there is a bolt that holds the metal pipe to the turbo inlet. If you take the front right wheel off and jack the car up ...
steve1001 DW10 HDi section 45 6,234 11-03-2016, 03:37 PM