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    2012 jeep patriot 2.4 limited

    Hi guys, realy hope someone can help me here, i am in the market for a new car, i have been looking at mitsubishi asx, nissan xtrail and so forth. One car i do like in the suv is the jeep patriot...
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    Re: navara 4.0 v6 vs 2.5 diesel

    Luckily i do have space for a bigger vehicle, in the yard but not in my garage, its not going to fit.
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    Re: navara 4.0 v6 vs 2.5 diesel

    Fortunately im not a race driver, i like going off road, but i dont drive like a maniac. And i believe there is products or units i can install to get n consumption down a little. On my previous 3.0...
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    Re: navara 4.0 v6 vs 2.5 diesel

    I had n 3.0 diesel nissan hardbody, wonderfull bakkie, on high ways its light in fuel, but it started to pack up and 20k later the problem was still there, so repair wise on a diesel ill rather go...
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    navara 4.0 v6 vs 2.5 diesel

    Hi guys

    Im looking to buy a navara bakkie, i really like the shape of the 2006 - 2009, maintenence wise the petrol will be cheaper but fuel consumption on the diesel is better than the v6? I dont...
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    Re: 2007 nissan xtrail qr20

    Good day

    Just some feedback if anyone else is interested, the purge valve was defective causing the pressure build up in die car, repaired thet and it starts first thing everytime. The cam and...
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    Re: Chev Captiva 2008 3.2 v6

    Ok so just feedback if any one incounters the same problem ... I fitted cat foolers as the cats was removed and no software was done, did a oil flush and replaced spark plugs, and also found the...
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    Re: Chev Captiva 2008 3.2 v6

    Good day Swiegie

    I managed to get the warning lights off, turns out the car was in limp mode due to the oxygen sensors, after resetting the fault codes the car struggled to start and when it did...
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    Re: Chev Captiva 2008 3.2 v6

    Did a diagnostic now, following fault codes came up.
    1. P2177 bank 1 system too lean
    2. P2179 bank 2 system too lean
    3. P0101 mass air volume "A" circuit range / performance
    4. P0521 oil pressure...
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    Re: 2007 nissan xtrail qr20

    It used to stand outside, but is standing inside now and does the same thing.. Ill have a look at that little hole in the cap and replace it if its blocked. But makes sense, forgot about the breather...
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    Re: 2006 zd30 Hardbody

    O yes and on your water trap there is a bleeding screw, remove the screw, replace that oring and bleed the diesel system properly.
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    Re: 2006 zd30 Hardbody

    Is the pump timing set correctly? Also check your neutral switch. The reason for the cooling system pushing water back into the resevoir is the radiator cap, zd30 has an open cooling system, so only...
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    2007 nissan xtrail qr20

    Hi guys

    I bought a 2007 xtrail with the 2.0 l petrol engine, qr20 engnie. I overauled the engine as it ran bearings and removed the cat, but did install a cat fooler. Engine started the cuts out,...
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    Chev Captiva 2008 3.2 v6

    Good day all

    So i have a 08 chev captiva 3.2 v6 in for repairs, all the lights are staying on on the cluster, full power is not available and fuel consumption is terrible. 20l/100km +.
    I saw the...
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    Polo BAH steering and rough idling.

    Hi guys

    I need some pointers here...my 2006 polo classic 1.6 BAH ,i replaced cv boots. release bearing and complete thermostat today ,now there is no power steering ( dont hear the pump activating...
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    Hardbody zd30 hp pump

    Good day all

    Is here someone that can point me in the right direction ,looking for good second hand high pressure pump for a 2002 nissan hardbody zd30 (3.0 16v dt ) engine. Just need to get die...
  17. Re: Ve polo classic 2008 1.6 8v BAH engine rough idle

    Yes maybe ,well it drives well and has the power ,got it on an uphil to 130km/h in 3rd gear ,so the timing must be 100%.
  18. Re: Ve polo classic 2008 1.6 8v BAH engine rough idle

    Hi there ,yes i did check the compression all was ok ,not sure about the temp sensor values ,did not change the rear crank seal though. But i managed to find the fault ,nr 4 park plug was cracked...
  19. Ve polo classic 2008 1.6 8v BAH engine rough idle

    Hi guys

    So i bought a second hand 2008 polo classic with 167000 on the clock for 60k ,did alot of work on it ,full service and brakes all round with wheel bearings...but now ,i replaced the...
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    Mitsubishi outlander

    Hi guys ,if any one could point me in the right direction...2007 outlander 2.4gls automatic ,any major problems? Looking to buy one as a family suv. Thank you.
  21. Thread: Kia seranto

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    Re: Kia seranto

    Thanks for the feedback ,if i may...im not familliar with the kia suspension ,but if it has coil spring shocks all round try the new "rancho shocks " very good and stable shocks from australia other...
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    Re: Kia seranto

    Ill go have a look thank you. Im looking for a 4x4 suv as we have a baby on the way ,and need to sell my bakkie now.
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    Re: Kia seranto

    Yes Sorento ,didnt think before i typed.
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    Kia seranto

    Hi guys

    Im looking to buy a Kia seranto 2.5crdi 2005 4x4 ,as a family car and the occasional off road ,the suv has 180 000 on the clock ,now the thing is i dont know kia very well and thier...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    Hi guys ,its taken some time but finally finished checking all the sensors and earth connections ,cleaned out the fuel tank and cleaned the fuel level sensor ( was giving a false reading but is...
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    Re: Bmw gs650 dakar

    Thanks for the feedback guys ,will make my dicision very easier. I think for my price bracket ill be looking at the gs650 dakar ,if all goes wel maybe the 800. Have a good one and thanks!
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    Bmw gs650 dakar

    Good day all ,i am looking for a seco d opinion. Im in the market for a bmw gs 650 ,any reviews or problems on these adventure bikes? Im not going to use it to drive to joburg and back ,only commute...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    Het nou met die agente gepraat by wie ek die nuwe injectors gekoop het ,hulle het NIE die nuwes getoets nie.
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    Kan moontlik die injectors wees ,die plek by ek dit gekoop het het gese dit is getoets...maar dit is nuut ,die boudjies is behoorlik vas ,het n torque wrench gebruik op ongeveer 30nm en n bietjie vir...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    Hi ,compression is good ,vehicle starts without any problems ,just as soon as the rmps picks up it starts to mis. Yes the injectors are genuine ZEXEL injectors.
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    Re: Nissan Navara (140kw)Diesel powerloss

    Try checking the EGR valve for blockage or stiff movement...you can do this by switching the ignition of and on and listen if the valve is moving ,and the other way is to remove the egr and checking...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    It is very difficult finding a decent auto elec in helderberg ,i am a mechanic/ auto elec but dont have the right prigrammes for nissan. But never the less ,i wil win this one...i also thisnk it...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    En ook die CAT is ook ytgehaal toe die probleem begin het ,het gesien hy was lelik geblok gewees. Was reg vir n tydjie toe begin probleem weer.
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    Reenen ,ek het gisteraand die neutral switch toets gedoen ,hy werk 100% ,het die heat knoppie aangesit en in al die ratte gesit en gewikkel ,revs het gesak sodra dit yt neutral yt is...

    The fuel...
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    Re: Nissan zd30 engine miss

    It already is driving me nuts...have spent about 10 k the last mont ,atleast all the parts was faulty but still...now that you mention the loose wire ,when i replace the injectors the wiring harness...
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