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To save a copy of your proxi file (before you start changing things that need a proxi alignment) These example screenshots are from the simulation mode. Thanks to the original writer of this text. With Multiecuscan: Connect to the body computer using the CAN setup/Proxi Alignment menu. Go to...
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Step by step complete restoration of a set of wheels preparing for winter
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One frequently reads questions about how to lock the camshaft, injector pump, and crankshaft when changing the toothed timing belt. Tools can be bought from quality toolmakers to do this job, but I have found they can be easily made at home, and at times home-made stuff can be better than bought...
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Thanks to Goudrons for breaking this down in another thread: All OBD2 fault codes are in a certain order. They start with a reference to whichever electronic control unit is reporting trouble, this first digit is one of the following letters. P = Powertrain C = Chassis B = Body U = User network...
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Re: workshop manual fiat ducato 2.8 idTD 1999 Here are the links I have put up over time as to how to download & burn the eLearn ISO "image" to CD https://www.fiatforum.com/ducato/312994-ducato-2003-2-8-jtd-manual.html...
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removing tank - awkward Removing fluid from tank, then lift tank from car. NOT technical.. just time consuming:eek: reservoir/tank + pump are generally located in the inner wing area. before removing tank check pump doesn't make ANY sound.., check fuses..!!;) I removed the under bonnet...
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So you've got your fresh baby out for a ride when you see a great view and think "Wow that's a great view!"... And then when you are parking your car you see a lamp post swinging, your hart drops and you start sobbing like a baby. Because you, just like me, just hit a lamp post and traded paint...
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Here is a guide I found on the internet which explains the process of cleaning and repairing a faulty EGR valve. I used this method on my Stilo 1.9 Mjet and i worked a treat. The guide is attached to this post as a pdf
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How to rid your car of SMOKE smells! Firstly I will bring you up to speed on the situation with my smelly car, and then run through the various methods I have tried and explain what has/ hasn’t worked along the way – each with an effectiveness rating of sorts, the usual 1-10 scale, with 1...
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Well you have clicked on the link so you must have some interest.... ;) Ok this might be teaching some to suck eggs but for new / inexperienced drivers this might be useful Before going out in bad weather check the weather forecast and listen to the advice of the emergency services in severe...
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This makes wiring a lot easier as when you want to connect to a wire that is already in the car, let's say to the cigarette lighter, you can just slot in the new wire and put the cigarette lighter wire into the other slot of the scotchlok and use pliers to push down the metal contactor and close...
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Well you have suddenly decided that you want your car looking like new (if not better than new) you have stumbled on the right link........... First things first it is very easy when moving into the Power tool based correction to do SERIOUS DAMAGE if your not careful and dont understand what...
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Ok, so you want to spruce up your interior? Don't fret over it, just do it! Firstly, a checklist of requirements for removal of parts. (Multipla, other models may vary) You will need. 5mm Allen Key 3mm Allen Key Medium Flathead Screwdriver 3mm Posidrive Screwdriver Locate the pop covers that...
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I shall try and keep this short and simple..... According to fire brigade statistics 100,000 cars a year catch fire...... And 100 People a year die as a result of car fires.... Fairly grim reading im sure you will agree...... So what can you do..... Make sure your car is well serviced, and...
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I'm making this guide as there is not much online about the GT Garrett turbo's. Ive rebuilt these turbos many times and this is the way I find it best and ive yet to have any problems photos where taken while rebuilding a GT1752 with blown seals(bearings where perfect but replaced them anyway)...
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This is less of a guide but so many people have Lambda problems this seems a good place to put it. The questions below are answered in the website. http://www.lambdapower.co.uk/diagnosis/diagnostic_index.asp#q2 What is the official recommended sensor replacement interval? My car has an uneven...
Hi everyone, this is my first guide so if anyone sees any fault please shout out :thumb: A relay is basically a high power switch, and takes the strain out of the original wiring loom. Relays are advised when ever you are installing, lights, air horns ect. on the bottom of a simple relay you...
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Hope this is of help: wire colour coding used in circuit diagrams. I know they may be found in some manuals but not for my vehicle. N.B. - CN would be orange/black; etc. A - light blue B - white C - orange G - yellow H - grey L - blue M - brown N - black R - red S - pink V - green Z - violet
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nb you should remove filter before replacing drain plug, an wipe dip stick an re check level with a clean stick. other wise video is quite good :)
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