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    Yesterday, 19:28
    Definately not! The car would overheat in minutes and boil itself over, even whilst gentle driving.
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    Thursday 22nd June 2017, 20:39
    LeeT5 replied to a thread D5 power loss in General Technical Help
    More like 300 inc vat from dealer. You can get a Bosch sensor for much less on ebay. I bought one from Poland, boxed and sealed as new for around...
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    Thursday 22nd June 2017, 13:39
    It may help if you explain the symptoms. Have they changed or have they stayed the same? Now the engine is reassembled, all you can do is retest...
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    Wednesday 21st June 2017, 08:03
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Is this PCV related? in Phase 2 Models
    So how did you check the PCV hose? How long have you owned the car Kevin and do you have history invoice of your PCV pipe being replaced in the...
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    Tuesday 20th June 2017, 11:54
    LeeT5 replied to a thread D5 power loss in General Technical Help
    What diagnostics you using? If it's cheap, it won't always pick up fault codes. There will definitely be a code if it's loss of power and...
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    Tuesday 20th June 2017, 07:18
    LeeT5 replied to a thread D5 power loss in General Technical Help
    Were gonna need more information. 1. Manual or auto? 2. Have you plugged in diagnostics and were there any fault codes, if so, what were they?...
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    Monday 19th June 2017, 08:04
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Strange oil light situation in S Series
    What Harvey says. 1.8T VW/Audis suffer with a similar problem. Oil level normal and oil light comes on briefly. Switch off car, restart 5 mins...
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    Sunday 18th June 2017, 08:08
    LeeT5 replied to a thread The R gets a reversing camera in I.C.E
    So why did you remove it? I thought this was fitted to your R?
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    Saturday 17th June 2017, 07:46
    I've looked at the CT23VL05 from...
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    Thursday 15th June 2017, 14:33
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Another R in Phase 2 Models
    I wouldn't worry the sponge bit. Most people remove it anyway. It does nothing other than mute the induction sound. Without it, the car will sound...
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    Thursday 15th June 2017, 07:06
    LeeT5 replied to a thread LeeT5's V70R Project in Phase 2 Models
    These will fit perfectly and I believe are slightly stronger. :smile: ...
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    Thursday 15th June 2017, 07:02
    LeeT5 replied to a thread LeeT5's V70R Project in Phase 2 Models
    Yes it will fit.
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    Wednesday 14th June 2017, 08:26
    LeeT5 replied to a thread LeeT5's V70R Project in Phase 2 Models
    I paid 128.36 back in 2010 for mine. Bear in mind this is about 4mm thick sheet alloy and is not flexible! It's very strong. You should see all...
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    Wednesday 14th June 2017, 07:50
    :worthless
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    Tuesday 13th June 2017, 07:19
    In my experience, it's the size of the mid box that makes or breaks an exhaust. The very reason aftermarket full systems are so expensive is because...
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    Tuesday 13th June 2017, 07:09
    If your car is a D5 then you must stick with OE for the subframe engine mounts as they are vacuum controlled via a solenoid. The solenoid cuts the...
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    Monday 12th June 2017, 22:13
    LeeT5 replied to a thread LeeT5's V70R Project in Phase 2 Models
    Degreaser is easy to use, no elbow grease required, especially if using a jet washer. R models do not come with an undertray due to heat issues...
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    Monday 12th June 2017, 13:21
    LeeT5 replied to a thread LeeT5's V70R Project in Phase 2 Models
    Item's shown here... Included:- Genuine Multifilter (For cars with AQS) Genuine Oil Filter 5W40 Fully synthetic Wynns engine flush
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    Monday 12th June 2017, 12:38
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Another R in Phase 2 Models
    Where did you get the engine support brace brackets from? The dark blue ones...? Was it from here...http://www.proparts.se/ ...only, nowhere on...
    47 replies | 996 view(s)
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    Monday 12th June 2017, 00:09
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Another R in Phase 2 Models
    Well bugger me! I learnt something there. Nice one �� Btw, I've eaten my hat.
    47 replies | 996 view(s)
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    Monday 12th June 2017, 00:07
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Is this PCV related? in Phase 2 Models
    At 113k your PCV is well overdue. You can easily access the manifold bolt by removing the thermostat housing. If you want my advice make sure...
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    Sunday 11th June 2017, 13:48
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Is this PCV related? in Phase 2 Models
    Kevin, what's your mileage and have you replaced the PCV?
    19 replies | 427 view(s)
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    Friday 9th June 2017, 11:20
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Strut brace mod in Phase 2 Models
    I'm sorry but unless you can provide hard evidence of this, I think you're talking utter bolox! I'm not a collision expert but I can safely say if...
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    Thursday 8th June 2017, 07:46
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Is this PCV related? in Phase 2 Models
    Bottom line is, you said it yourself, car was running fine before the turbo was fitted! You're also consuming way too much oil. Possible causes...
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    Tuesday 6th June 2017, 09:47
    LeeT5 replied to a thread On and off power in 70 Series cars
    If the car is stationary then there will be no ABS sensor pulse, so the ECU will know the car is staionary. Therefore, why do you need to rev the...
    4 replies | 210 view(s)
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    Tuesday 6th June 2017, 09:42
    LeeT5 replied to a thread On and off power in 70 Series cars
    When Crank sensors get hot, they build up static. If the sensor is in poor condition or the tip is covered in oil (from an oil leak) or clutch...
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    Tuesday 6th June 2017, 09:30
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Donnas s60r in Phase 2 Models
    When you're sat in the car with no passenger the right hand front will squat slightly more, especially if you're a big unit ;), this will definately...
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    Tuesday 6th June 2017, 08:53
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Hiss behind dash in 850 Series
    At least they sorted it. Probably an honest mistake and a steep learning curve for them too!?
    25 replies | 1704 view(s)
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    Sunday 4th June 2017, 23:48
    LeeT5 replied to a thread Donnas s60r in Phase 2 Models
    Dragons breath??
    95 replies | 3641 view(s)
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