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by stevedon
Sat Jan 19, 2013 6:46 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Is it possible to
Replies: 8
Views: 973

Is it possible to

I am wondering if it is possible to connect the bleed off outlet pipe from the engine,to the header tank. I see there is a outlet/inlet on the left of the header tank which could be drilled thru. If I restricted the pipe flow surely this would not effect it too much but ensure there was no air in th...
by stevedon
Wed Jul 06, 2011 6:48 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: small vac pipes
Replies: 3
Views: 977

Re: small vac pipes

its a 95 2.5td wlt
by stevedon
Wed Jul 06, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: small vac pipes
Replies: 3
Views: 977

small vac pipes

Hi all im not sure where my little vac pies are supposed to come from and go on the drivers side, I havea a vac pipe above the inj pump,and a solenoid switch with two pipes and on the pump there is a diaphram unit with two pipe conections.my question is what connects where and i have three points of...
by stevedon
Tue Jul 05, 2011 8:21 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: alternator
Replies: 4
Views: 671

alternator

does anyone know if the bongo alternator is fitted to any other vehicle,as i need one and i know i am going to pay big money when they know what its for
by stevedon
Fri Jan 21, 2011 9:44 am
Forum: International
Topic: Finding Bongo parts in Australia/is it worth the hassle??
Replies: 29
Views: 6931

Re: Finding Bongo parts in Australia/is it worth the hassle?

i bought my brop links from ebay uk from somewhere in hong kong for £24.00 a pair delivered ,that was 9 months ago and they are still going strong as for the bushes any mazda mdealer can get them for the same price as they can be bought from the uk
by stevedon
Sat Jan 08, 2011 9:49 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: juddering aft
Replies: 21
Views: 1786

Re: juddering aft

thanks for the many suggestions,i shall try the lithiun grease,however its not the cold causing the problem as its 28degrees here,and the pool is at 26,,,, sorry
by stevedon
Mon Dec 20, 2010 11:12 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: juddering aft
Replies: 21
Views: 1786

Re: juddering aft

has any one got a diagram of the roof mech as i see there is nothing in the tech pages
by stevedon
Mon Dec 20, 2010 11:00 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: juddering aft
Replies: 21
Views: 1786

juddering aft

My aft has started to judder on the way up and is reluctant to lock in the up position on the passenger side ,any ideas as to what causes this
by stevedon
Sat Oct 24, 2009 7:07 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: seatbelts
Replies: 3
Views: 730

Re: seatbelts

good point about the lap belts ,however kids are too valuble for lap belts.no way by child will ever have just a lap belt
by stevedon
Sat Oct 24, 2009 5:05 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Air Lock? considering removing the stat....
Replies: 52
Views: 4925

Re: Air Lock? considering removing the stat....

if your bottom hose is not getting warm/hot the thermostat is not opening ,go get a new one genuine is best. toflush the rad properly you need to take it out and give it to a rad specialist who can clean out each of the rows. . Hot water is hheated up by the head and block and as the thermo opens (8...
by stevedon
Tue Oct 20, 2009 8:00 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: checking tappet clearances
Replies: 22
Views: 2266

Re: checking tappet clearances

the old pump method for testing injectors is the hartridge pump you can measure the break off pressure(fuel pressure needed to be reached before the injector injects)and see the spray pattern.a injector is only a casing with a insert shaped like a top hat ,inside that is a shaft whos end comes to a ...
by stevedon
Sun Oct 18, 2009 7:14 pm
Forum: International
Topic: Freda in NZ
Replies: 18
Views: 4493

Re: Freda in NZ

if you fancy a coffee give me a pm when you get here i live 30 mins from the mount
by stevedon
Sun Oct 18, 2009 6:51 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: checking tappet clearances
Replies: 22
Views: 2266

Re: checking tappet clearances

its about 8-10 10mm head bolts and 2 12mm for the hand brake and 2x12mm for the gear shift and just lift the cover away. the tappets are easy just remember 3 valves per cylinder inlet 0.1mm exhaust 0.2mm the knocking noise could aslo be an injector whos spray pattern has gone from a mist to a squrt,...
by stevedon
Sat Oct 17, 2009 6:49 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Remote Central Locking Question
Replies: 4
Views: 729

Re: Remote Central Locking Question

the best i can do is describe mine that i fitted.My actuator had two wires so i used the wiring for a two wire actuator that was shown in the reciever diagram.as to the switching it was trial and error i tries each scenario until it worked and then made sure it locked and unlocked correctly.If i rem...
by stevedon
Tue Oct 13, 2009 7:06 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: what is this pipe
Replies: 1
Views: 516

what is this pipe

i have a metal pipe @4mm which comes from the front and is secured by one of the inlet manifold bolts(second one along under neath) and conected somewhere to a vaccuum supply.My egr is gone and there is no pipe on the end of this one .Where should it connect