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    Tuesday 16th January 2018, 09:14
    I'd didn't read his post again, just know his car was a high mileage nail, with some dodgy maintenance done to it. As Lee suggested, start your own...
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 15:23
    Welcome back, Pm me an address and I'll post you one out as I should have one lying about here.
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 13:45
    Well it was time for a little XcPloration in the lakes, the Xc did a cracking job and took to the water too, on the Windermere ferry. (Sorry it...
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 13:01
    James is banned, so unlikely to be able to reply, his car had done a very high mileage for what I recall, so was most likely the wheel bearings
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 12:48
    Well it has been a while since the last update, thought I'd better let you know how I got on. Olive did very well and pulled a 13.8 with all standard...
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 11:59
    MoleT-5R replied to a thread Gul 854 manual in 850 Series
    The original water base paint used a that time, for the Gul was is horrendous for fading, my car has been almost polished through in some places over...
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    Monday 15th January 2018, 11:55
    You've probably got the best you'll get on there then without increasing size, full fluid flush and refill could help perk them up, if it's not been...
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    Sunday 14th January 2018, 23:21
    Are they volvo discs and pads or after market or a mixture of both
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  • T5frankie's Avatar
    Sunday 14th January 2018, 13:17
    someone with a copy of vida will be able to see how many degrees this is out by
    3 replies | 91 view(s)
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    Sunday 14th January 2018, 13:15
    T5frankie replied to a thread V70 Turbo in 70 Series cars
    a turbo from a t5 is the usual upgrade
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    Saturday 13th January 2018, 23:35
    Nealevo replied to a thread Gul 854 manual in 850 Series
    Probably break it for Parts because it needs a new headlight bulb
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    Wednesday 10th January 2018, 10:10
    M-R-P replied to a thread PCV system in V Series
    There's an outlet pipe for the pcv, it connects to the inlet pipe, on the elbow that connects to the turbo inlet. It's attached to the ptc nipple...
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    Tuesday 9th January 2018, 02:12
    M-R-P replied to a thread PCV system in V Series
    For what it's worth, my car has never had the pcv done to my knowledge. I've cleaned parts of it once as a small banjo connection was blocked. That...
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    Tuesday 9th January 2018, 02:06
    M-R-P replied to a thread PCV system in V Series
    It's really not worth it, it does its job. It's the oilways in the ports that block and sometimes a feed pipe. I fitted a 2nd catch tank to the pcv...
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    Sunday 7th January 2018, 23:40
    He's right you know, it is one or the other with this, but I do apologise as I thought you'd blanked the recirc when fitting the DV , as the post was...
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    Saturday 6th January 2018, 11:53
    Any connection from the vacuum tree or better still, the couple below on the front of the inlet manifold will do to operate to dv correctly, as in my...
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    Thursday 4th January 2018, 23:14
    M-R-P replied to a thread PCV system in V Series
    They have a catch tank any way. I added a 2nd catch tank to the system as the standard one is pants. They're still prone to blockage regardless....
    10 replies | 290 view(s)
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    coming to shrewbury sunday mate, looking forward to seeing you if you can make it.... Adrian
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    that put the cat among the pigeons... shame you'd gone by the time i did that, the grip was fantasic and she was pulling great
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