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#301 ONLINE   Supernaut

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 06:02 PM

I really want to get involved in all these XUD shenanigans, but it's all happening at least 2 hours from me. Bloody Aberdeen being out on this peninsula.

Good luck LP!

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Posted 13 January 2017 - 01:22 PM

I really want to get involved in all these XUD shenanigans, but it's all happening at least 2 hours from me. Bloody Aberdeen being out on this peninsula.

Good luck LP!

Beer and a spare bedroom on offer.
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Posted 13 January 2017 - 01:27 PM

I'm busy this weekend, but if you need a hand during the big works happening in future, I'm up for a trip to the highlands.


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#304 OFFLINE   Lacquer Peel

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 12:03 PM

https://youtu.be/DpoXLpoUbww

The Xsara's engine runs like a great.
Nearly all of the parts have been collected, just need to put it all together...
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#305 OFFLINE   alcyonecorporation

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 12:06 PM



The Xsara's engine runs like a great.
Nearly all of the parts have been collected, just need to put it all together...

 

But is it silent as a fish? 


What we need is more poo brown cars.


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#306 OFFLINE   bub2006

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 12:06 PM

Try and get a front mount intercooler from a pug or xantia in time too. More airflow.

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 12:13 PM

But is it silent as a fish?


Clearly not! Pleasing diesel cackle present.

Try and get a front mount intercooler from a pug or xantia in time too. More airflow.

That's the plan eventually but I just want to get it in there for now.
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#308 OFFLINE   bub2006

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 01:04 PM

Ahhhh yes. In and running is a bonus. Discarding most of useless electronics from dw8

#309 OFFLINE   garbaldy

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 01:26 PM

Or if you canny be bothered you could buy this van blanc.

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#310 OFFLINE   Lacquer Peel

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 01:35 PM

CITREON
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Posted 22 January 2017 - 12:18 PM

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Safety first.
Fluids drained and most things disconnected. The fixings came off easily, even the exhaust at the manifold. It's quite easy to work on and has more space between the engine and bulkhead than other diesel PSA vehicles I've worked on.

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Rot found. It's a common problem, overlapping weld exposed to road grime. The wheel arch at that point is only exposed metal, the liner doesn't extend that far. It's otherwise free from rust, the sills and underside are immaculate, it looks like it's been rust treated at some point.
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#312 OFFLINE   Richard

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Posted 27 January 2017 - 10:17 PM

The 85% rule means that the tow car should be 85% of the trailer's weight, right?

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#313 ONLINE   dave21478

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Posted 27 January 2017 - 10:51 PM

Looks ok* to me.

Thats why I dislike "wheels under" style trailers. Nothing like having the centre of gravity of your payload at head-height.

 

 

 

 

Maybe its just the photo but do I see some worryingly funky camber on the front trailer axle?


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#314 OFFLINE   Lacquer Peel

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Posted 27 January 2017 - 11:12 PM



Maybe its just the photo but do I see some worryingly funky camber on the front trailer axle?


Maybe*.

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Posted 27 January 2017 - 11:14 PM

This looks superautoshite!
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Posted 28 January 2017 - 11:42 AM

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#317 OFFLINE   Richard

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 11:57 AM

Dislike!
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Posted 28 January 2017 - 11:58 AM

Going well:)
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Posted 28 January 2017 - 11:58 AM

Going well:)
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Posted 28 January 2017 - 03:01 PM

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#321 OFFLINE   bub2006

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 03:05 PM

That's a mean hoist

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 03:07 PM

#shedenvy

Running the Great North Run 2017 for https://www.tommys.org/ - sponsor me please!

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 04:16 PM

don't scratch my mirrors :mrgreen:  Good progress, looking forward to seeing the finish van back on the road.


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Posted 28 January 2017 - 04:18 PM

Aye, nice shed. Pity it has to be used for all that tedious work-related stuff.


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Posted 28 January 2017 - 04:20 PM

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 04:33 PM

don't scratch my mirrors :mrgreen:  Good progress, looking forward to seeing the finish van back on the road.


Oh dear.
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Posted 28 January 2017 - 04:46 PM

If the axle is OK remove it before anything happens to car mate. Worth holding on to.

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 07:36 PM

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 07:45 PM

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 07:52 PM

It's got a cleaner face than either of us at the moment.
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