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    Thread: 076 injector advice
Post: 076 injector advice

I just put a set of reconditioned 076’s in mine don’t tick and I know there new. Personally any sale made off eBay will be sold as seen so your taking a punt as to wether or not they’ve done the mile...
JamesG DW10 HDi section 16 3,004 23-03-2018, 08:46 PM
    Thread: Pulling to the left
Post: Pulling to the left

I can understand the trackace systems theory but as stated would need checking against the rear setup. Personally if nothing is visibly bent or the fitment if the top mounts is out I’d take it to ha...
JamesG Technical 8 1,945 10-03-2018, 11:29 PM
    Thread: Pulling to the left
Post: Pulling to the left

Double check that and get back to me I assume the tracking equipment your using is reliable?
JamesG Technical 8 1,945 10-03-2018, 02:49 PM
    Thread: Pulling to the left
Post: Pulling to the left

Have you made sure the tie rods aren’t bent? Also make sure there is no play in the joint itself. Also make sure the top mounts are correct in terms of chassis fitment as if there out ever so slightl...
JamesG Technical 8 1,945 10-03-2018, 07:44 AM
    Thread: Power steering belt guard
Post: Power steering belt guard

(20-07-2016, 09:26 PM)powerandtorque Wrote: I've got a brand new one here if that's of interest? Bought it for my then 205 GTi6 but it didn't fit as it fouled the slam panel. Removed from the packa...
JamesG Misc & Wanted 14 2,600 21-07-2016, 09:52 PM
    Thread: Power steering belt guard
Post: Power steering belt guard

I take it they would fit a HDI aswell?
JamesG Misc & Wanted 14 2,600 21-07-2016, 05:55 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

(20-07-2016, 06:10 PM)aggyj17 Wrote: (20-07-2016, 06:06 PM)JamesG Wrote: Quote: To say a heli coil will fail, is like saying the titanic floats.  (20-07-2016, 03:53 PM)dr_jekyll Wrote: Im not ...
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 20-07-2016, 06:19 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Quote: To say a heli coil will fail, is like saying the titanic floats.  Titanic does float well it should of the builders had built it correctly and not cut corners :tup: Useful information in re...
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 20-07-2016, 06:06 PM
    Thread: Power steering belt guard
Post: Power steering belt guard

(20-07-2016, 05:50 PM)DeeTurbo Wrote: Hey James, back on the scene. Hows it going, not heard from you in a while? Will message you on whatsapp bud!
JamesG Misc & Wanted 14 2,600 20-07-2016, 05:55 PM
    Thread: Power steering belt guard
Post: Power steering belt guard

Im watching to see as I'd also be interested
JamesG Misc & Wanted 14 2,600 20-07-2016, 03:48 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Totally agree with the box, if it's a known working one its Definately worth spending the money on renewing seals and bushes! Like you found out an I previously mentioned I hadn't thought about the sh...
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 20-07-2016, 03:45 PM
    Thread: So who is a mechanic
Post: So who is a mechanic

Vehicle Technician sounds posher! :wink: I work on classic cars for a living restoring he likes of Morris minors, mini's anything old really oldest webs had so far is a ford pilot V8!
JamesG The Couch 75 14,990 20-07-2016, 02:42 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Just a thought as I've never check the play in the shaft with the guide tube off, with the guide tube on what's the play like as obviously if it's a taper bearing then it's going to move around like i...
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 03:35 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

(19-07-2016, 01:35 PM)dr_jekyll Wrote: Fml. Seems outer race may have split... [Image: http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160719...1453a8.jpg][Image: http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160719...2e924...
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 03:33 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Id say the bearing has gone mate there may be slight play but not that much! Christ!
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 01:30 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Got a video of you mean play in the shaft on the tube then that's fine the important part is the seal seals :tup:
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 01:25 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

There abit of a c**t to do but once you've done it but of copper slip when putting t back together helps. Are you on about the guide tube?
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 01:14 PM
    Thread: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project
Post: Dr_Jekyll & Mr_Hyde Estate Project

Getting the fork out just need to tap the pin out at the top easier said than done I've made a special bar to do them
JamesG 306 Projects 1,282 336,019 19-07-2016, 01:09 PM
    Thread: What daily for 2-3k?
Post: What daily for 2-3k?

Got the Mondeo ST myself as the family wagon and I really can't fault it! With a bigger Cooler + decat + remap gives you 190bhp+ goes well admittedly it's not like any of your hot hatches but certainl...
JamesG The Couch 58 9,010 19-07-2016, 12:18 PM
    Thread: 306 estate isofix??
Post: 306 estate isofix??

They Definately fit the estate as I have some in my estate which are for sale if needed can supply pictures so you can cross reference then if any use
JamesG Interior, Exterior, ICE 7 1,032 19-07-2016, 12:13 PM
    Thread: various hdi/xud bits
Post: various hdi/xud bits

What's make of lowering springs and shocks bud?
JamesG Parts 5 936 07-03-2016, 09:17 PM
    Thread: Rear Arch Rust
Post: Rear Arch Rust

I just brushed the sort off of mine and the. Under sealed the complete arch area and ill do that again come winter time to make surer
JamesG Interior, Exterior, ICE 1 831 06-08-2014, 01:15 AM
    Thread: 306 HDI 2000 Stage 1 Remapped
Post: 306 HDI 2000 Stage 1 Remapped

(08-06-2014, 08:59 PM)Mattcheese31 Wrote: wiper relays those two purpley ones please . . . . :) Send me a PM
JamesG Parts 40 4,375 08-06-2014, 10:15 PM
    Thread: 306 HDI 2000 Stage 1 Remapped
Post: 306 HDI 2000 Stage 1 Remapped

(08-06-2014, 08:25 AM)Piggy Wrote: Rear nearside inner wing?! Ill pass cheers
JamesG Parts 40 4,375 08-06-2014, 08:56 PM
    Thread: Loads of bits for sale
Post: Loads of bits for sale

Bumpity
JamesG Parts 9 1,420 08-06-2014, 07:48 AM