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    Thread: 2002 306 Meridian Estate 1.6i Automatic
Post: 2002 306 Meridian Estate 1.6i Automatic

Hi all, Looking to move on from my ten year ownership of this 2002 Meridian, 115.000 mile petrol 1.6i TU5JP Automatic. You can find many different photographs of it, including the kind of work that h...
Nexus Cars 2 944 10-02-2021, 06:33 PM
    Thread: Uneven rear tyre wear
Post: RE: Uneven rear tyre wear

Unfortunately another vote for beam, had the same thing with my estate. Had it rebuilt by Pug1Off last year. [attachment=31968]
Nexus Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 12 1,904 13-06-2019, 04:18 PM
    Thread: ECP Mild Steel Exhaust
Post: RE: ECP Mild Steel Exhaust

Mid Section & Muffler: Like £10 each or something, to collect. :) [attachment=31967]
Nexus Parts 2 1,064 12-06-2019, 08:10 AM
    Thread: ECP Mild Steel Exhaust
Post: ECP Mild Steel Exhaust

Hi all, I have a couple of things I'd like to part with, decided to go with a Stainless Steel cat-back and have had a few things sat around unused / unopened and unfitted: 1x Full length exhaust for...
Nexus Parts 2 1,064 10-06-2019, 02:46 PM
    Thread: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy
Post: RE: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy

So I've got the cambelt done and had the engine bay steam cleaned of all oil misting/contamination in order to keep an eye on the exterior of the engine and pin point any leaks - TLDR; Turns out that ...
Nexus Photos Of Members / Cars 59 14,183 21-09-2018, 07:32 PM
    Thread: Intermittent no start
Post: RE: Intermittent no start

(15-08-2018, 05:01 PM)Pughawk Wrote: (15-08-2018, 10:51 AM)Toms306 Wrote: Dials at max is usually a battery issue.  If it's a decent battery, check the battery cables are tight and not frayed, esp...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 5 1,818 16-08-2018, 06:34 PM
    Thread: SOLD - 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels
Post: RE: SOLD - 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels

Now Sold!
Nexus Parts 3 1,156 07-05-2018, 02:03 PM
    Thread: SOLD - 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels
Post: RE: 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels

(06-05-2018, 07:26 PM)DeeTurbo Wrote: Have these been re- powder coated, sprayed or original? Also do you know if these take the later style bolts? Hi DeeTurbo,  Thanks for the interest - I believ...
Nexus Parts 3 1,156 06-05-2018, 08:49 PM
    Thread: SOLD - 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels
Post: SOLD - 306 Silver Cyclone Wheels

NOW SOLD! Thanks! :) Hi all, I've got a set of four silver cyclones that I'd like to part with. No tyres or bolts included. Will require fresh valves when fitting. These are in pretty excellent con...
Nexus Parts 3 1,156 05-05-2018, 07:18 PM
    Thread: 306 cab
Post: RE: 306 cab

Greetings. Welcome to 306oc. :)
Nexus Newbies 3 707 29-04-2018, 10:07 AM
    Thread: Vivaro camper Van conversion
Post: RE: Vivaro camper Van conversion

Great thread! This is something that I'd love to do as well someday.
Nexus Projects 248 57,760 27-04-2018, 01:21 PM
    Thread: help tu 1.4
Post: RE: help tu 1.4

It is not good to jump to conclusions - Start with the simple things first and work your way up in severity. If I was having this problem myself I would be checking:Bleeding procedure Condition of s...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 25 3,296 06-04-2018, 09:57 AM
    Thread: help tu 1.4
Post: RE: help tu 1.4

For me personally, I use a Lisle Spill-Free Funnel as a header tank when doing coolant. [attachment=31397]
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 25 3,296 06-04-2018, 07:09 AM
    Thread: help tu 1.4
Post: RE: help tu 1.4

I would very much recommend not to drive the car until you find out what is causing the car to reach a temperature serious enough to cause a Stop light illumination. Continued use at those temperature...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 25 3,296 05-04-2018, 07:47 PM
    Thread: help tu 1.4
Post: RE: help tu 1.4

Just a question, do you currently have a leak with the coolant system or has that now been resolved? If you replaced the radiator with a (brand) new one and correctly bled the system there technicall...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 25 3,296 05-04-2018, 07:21 AM
    Thread: Wheel Bolts
Post: RE: Wheel Bolts

I've got a late 2001/2002 Phase 3 with cyclones as standard. I'm using the following bolts: [attachment=31387] Purchased these from your usual well known auction website at a very reasonable price f...
Nexus The Couch 5 1,464 27-03-2018, 06:20 PM
    Thread: Cam cover needed, all rusted below
Post: RE: Cam cover needed, all rusted below

Main Dealer Prices as of 18/8/2014: 1.4 or 1.6 TU Engine rocker cover: Part Number P0248R3 at £32.48 +Vat (you wont find much online) Rocker gasket: Part Number P024954 at 15.96 +Vat (you could get ...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 5 1,674 27-03-2018, 06:03 PM
    Thread: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy
Post: RE: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy

Brrrr Chilly! [attachment=31367]
Nexus Photos Of Members / Cars 59 14,183 09-03-2018, 12:05 AM
    Thread: Quick possible diagnostic anyone?
Post: RE: Quick possible diagnostic anyone?

Whether this is any help I don't know, just throwing it in here. https://www.306oc.co.uk/forum/showthread...#pid604284 It's difficult really to give solid answers to your questions but always try to...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 13 3,806 09-03-2018, 12:02 AM
    Thread: Basic questions
Post: RE: Basic questions

For my 1.6 TU Petrol engine I personally use red antifreeze, primarily "Ready Mixed 50/50 Triple QX Red" frankly because I can source it easily and it's cheap. I did some reading into the difference ...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 4 1,925 05-02-2018, 08:37 PM
    Thread: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy
Post: RE: Nex's Auto 306 P3 - Pic Heavy

Just a quickie, had the MOT done last week, technically it failed on headlight alignment (slightly low) but all in all - All sound and good to go! :D
Nexus Photos Of Members / Cars 59 14,183 04-02-2018, 05:38 PM
    Thread: Hi all
Post: RE: Hi all

(26-01-2018, 11:16 PM)Mighty306 Wrote: (26-01-2018, 11:04 PM)Nexus Wrote: Welcome to 306oc :) I've been thinking of replacing my sender for a while so I will keep an eye on this. It's always been...
Nexus Newbies 7 1,598 03-02-2018, 07:25 PM
    Thread: Hi all
Post: RE: Hi all

Welcome to 306oc :) I've been thinking of replacing my sender for a while so I will keep an eye on this. It's always been a problem. I have a 60ltr tank, only fill up when my red fuel light comes on ...
Nexus Newbies 7 1,598 26-01-2018, 11:04 PM
    Thread: Extremely high idle rev on 1.4 Meridian
Post: RE: Extremely high idle rev on 1.4 Meridian

This could be completely unrelated but just throwing in a similar experience. I used to have the same issue with my Automatic, during warm up the revs would sometimes climb up to 3000k for no apparent...
Nexus TU Petrol Engines 3 1,461 23-01-2018, 08:19 AM
    Thread: Greetings
Post: RE: Greetings

Greetings & welcome to 306oc. :)
Nexus Newbies 3 764 03-01-2018, 08:09 AM