Search Results
Post Author Forum Replies Views Posted [asc]
    Thread: darrenjlobb's Adaptronic Managed Compound Blown Derv Bus Build
Post: RE: darrenjlobb's Adaptronic Managed Compound Blow...

Big fan of that car. Looks like you've put so much work into it. Good to see you're popping back onto her occasionally! :D Great colour scheme and wheels as well!
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 556 194,080 20-12-2020, 11:58 AM
    Thread: Reducing Smoke?
Post: RE: Reducing Smoke?

Ahhh. Most people have been telling me a Stage 1+ should have no smoke :S I might see what I can get map wise and perhaps drop down one step. The exhaust is now a standard one. I have given the car...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 4 1,638 28-03-2020, 04:49 PM
    Thread: Reducing Smoke?
Post: Reducing Smoke?

Hi All! I spent the whole of yesterday giving my 306 HDi a really good clean up and I am really happy with the results. The one thign I'm still not so happy with is the spoke it produces. It's curr...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 4 1,638 26-03-2020, 02:26 PM
    Thread: Happy New Year!!
Post: Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year Everyone!  I hope you all have a good start to the year.
JTaylor2005 The Couch 3 1,281 31-12-2019, 09:18 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Spent a good 2 hours on the passenger door over the last couple of days. Managed to seal up and hopefully fix the leak by using some of that tar backed sound proofing stuff I managed to get from Halfo...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 26-12-2019, 01:48 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Wow. Just come back on here and it was near enough exactly 1 year to the day that I last commented on this thread. Shame I didn't come on yesterday! I have managed to get a couple of days insurance...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 23-12-2019, 03:23 PM
    Thread: Hate facebook
Post: RE: Hate facebook

Well clearly the above is just some random spam! I know what you mean though, the forums were great to sit and read through what people were doing. Now you get the odd random post on facebook with ...
JTaylor2005 The Couch 5 2,634 23-12-2019, 03:20 PM
    Thread: HDI Estate
Post: RE: HDI Estate

Sounds like a good bunch of stuff has been done already. Nice one. Will be good to see it getting overhauled annd used again :D For some reason I can't see the pictures at the moment though!
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 1 1,208 23-12-2019, 03:17 PM
    Thread: Fuel Filter
Post: RE: Fuel Filter

When you say you were purging it, did you have no filter in when you did this? That sounds risky to me if so as turning the pump on with no filter in could force all those little bits down the pipes t...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 8 2,059 20-01-2019, 09:44 AM
    Thread: Water injection
Post: RE: Water injection

Fair play! Decent sounding setup that :D
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 11 2,771 22-12-2018, 12:03 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Gerwyn Wrote: (26-11-2018, 03:55 AM) -- A good thread bud  And great work. ? -- Thanks :) The car is still in the family and is being driven daily by my mom now which is nice as I can still work on...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 22-12-2018, 11:59 AM
    Thread: Water injection
Post: RE: Water injection

Interesting stuff. How do you plan on getting it all timed in to run when required rather than all the time etc? How come you run a mix of all those types of fuels? Must be a nightmare to fill up h...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 11 2,771 18-12-2018, 02:08 PM
    Thread: Club Calendar 2019 - Photo Submission Thread
Post: RE: Club Calendar 2019 - Photo Submission Thread

http://i65.tinypic.com/2hi76ua.jpg http://i63.tinypic.com/2h5mq74.jpg
JTaylor2005 The Couch 12 2,743 17-12-2018, 09:19 PM
    Thread: Simo's inherited 306 HDi
Post: RE: Simo's inherited 306 HDi

That sounds really good that does! I have always wondered how easy those would be to change. Was it an easy task or a bit of a nightmare?
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 81 29,440 28-11-2018, 09:15 PM
    Thread: New member
Post: RE: New member

Bloomin lovely work one that nice one! Have you done anything performance wise on the engine? Wound the pump up at all or is it a totally stock car?
JTaylor2005 Newbies 6 2,154 22-11-2018, 10:47 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Cheers guys. I have to say I am a huge fan of the XF Sportbrakes. They look proper sleek. Estate cars unfortunately just aren't what people are after any more :/ Most people either have a Saloon or sk...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 22-11-2018, 10:37 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Frosty Wrote: (04-11-2018, 07:44 PM) -- I did see on social media you have a new car. Certainly a bit different from the 306. Looks smart though, bet its pretty nice to drive. I did wonder what ha...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 04-11-2018, 08:02 PM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Well I treated my self to a new car. Got offered a deal through work I couldn't refuse. http://i66.tinypic.com/2s1r50i.jpg The Pug has now been given to my mom. The mega loud exhaust has been re...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 03-11-2018, 04:42 PM
    Thread: Simo's inherited 306 HDi
Post: RE: Simo's inherited 306 HDi

Nice work mate. I am sure people will be along to tell you how easy the head gasket is to do on these soon enough! Looks like it is getting the care that it deserves :D
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 81 29,440 17-09-2018, 06:17 AM
    Thread: Simo's inherited 306 HDi
Post: RE: Simo's inherited 306 HDi

simo2007 Wrote: (01-09-2018, 06:59 PM) -- Managed to change the lower arms today (including ball joints). Wasn't too much hassle apart from cleaning up threads prior to unbolting.  Tracking is now...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 81 29,440 02-09-2018, 08:29 AM
    Thread: How can you tell if a 206 gearbox is an eco or a normal?
Post: RE: How can you tell if a 206 gearbox is an eco or...

Nice one cheers :) I am wondering if the 15* tilt will cause any issues in the long run... I think if there is one thing that I would definitely prefer it would be to drop the revs a bit on the mot...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 2 1,539 01-09-2018, 07:59 AM
    Thread: How can you tell if a 206 gearbox is an eco or a normal?
Post: How can you tell if a 206 gearbox is an eco or a n...

Alright guys :) My 306 regularly does around 60mpg. It's fantastic on fuel even when having fun driving it. I am wondering how much it could be capable of with a 206 hdi eco box in it. How do yo...
JTaylor2005 DW10 HDi section 2 1,539 01-09-2018, 07:42 AM
    Thread: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door
Post: RE: Peugeot 306 HDI 5 Door

Fitted some new top mounts as I have started getting a clicking noise when turning even when the cars not moving. Very common sign of top mount bearings. However clearly not in this case as the noise ...
JTaylor2005 306 Projects 109 48,917 23-08-2018, 08:34 AM
    Thread: Pollen Filter??
Post: RE: Pollen Filter??

Hmm! But there is a location for them to be fitted? :)
JTaylor2005 Interior, Exterior, ICE 4 1,651 19-08-2018, 07:36 PM
    Thread: Pollen Filter??
Post: Pollen Filter??

I have seen various websites including ECP, Mister-Auto etc selling pollen filters for these cars. I am sure mine doesn't have one in now but if it does have space for one I would like to fit one. ...
JTaylor2005 Interior, Exterior, ICE 4 1,651 19-08-2018, 08:35 AM