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by JOHNDQ
Fri May 10, 2024 5:29 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Head Gasket HELP HELP HELP !!
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Re: Head Gasket HELP HELP HELP !!

Dont use an MLS gasket, they are not always the best option. Can mess up compression (they are thicker) and liners do need to stand proud. They dont always on older engines, not an issue with the block, tis just the tolleances were not there on the earlier cars Dont get it skimmed unless you really...
by JOHNDQ
Thu Mar 28, 2024 5:56 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: LR013017 - Brake master cylinder upgrade?
Replies: 7
Views: 284

Re: LR013017 - Brake master cylinder upgrade?

I use a LR Defender TD5 non ABS one on my cars just made new brake lines up
by JOHNDQ
Sun Mar 24, 2024 8:21 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: power steering systems
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: power steering systems

No only MGR car car to get EPAS was the MGF and TF
by JOHNDQ
Thu Mar 07, 2024 11:09 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Engine oil
Replies: 22
Views: 780

Re: Engine oil

Both but in the 2 I track i use the Millers NT 5w40
by JOHNDQ
Thu Mar 07, 2024 9:01 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Engine oil
Replies: 22
Views: 780

Re: Engine oil

5w40 for Me in all the K and D series
by JOHNDQ
Fri Feb 16, 2024 8:19 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: H Plate 5dr gti - Honda Dohc engine - pre cat
Replies: 18
Views: 1532

Re: H Plate 5dr gti - Honda Dohc engine - pre cat

Read the blink codes at the ECU
by JOHNDQ
Wed Dec 27, 2023 5:37 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sam 216 GTI
Replies: 18
Views: 1564

Re: Sam 216 GTI

I can see this being a problem at MOT, when you enter the details on the MOT system it will give you a date of first use which in this case is going to be 1994 so the tester is going to assume the car need a cat test
by JOHNDQ
Thu Dec 14, 2023 12:58 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sam 216 GTI
Replies: 18
Views: 1564

Re: Sam 216 GTI

D16 A9 is the early GTi with no cat or lambda sensor
by JOHNDQ
Wed Dec 13, 2023 10:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sam 216 GTI
Replies: 18
Views: 1564

Re: Sam 216 GTI

94 with pre 93 wings :S what's engine code D16 A9 or D16 A8?
by JOHNDQ
Thu Nov 16, 2023 4:46 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Gaz Coilovers
Replies: 2
Views: 836

Re: Gaz Coilovers

If you ha e ordered them to use the standard factory top mounts nothing