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  • fla's Avatar
    5 Hours Ago
    No one?
    11 replies | 1599 view(s)
  • maff's Avatar
    6 Hours Ago
    maff started a thread Outdoor car cover in Exterior
    Anyone recently bought a corrado outdoor cover? looking on amazon and found one for around £60, not after anything too snazzy as it’s only for three...
    0 replies | 21 view(s)
  • robrado974's Avatar
    7 Hours Ago
    This could be what’s wrong with mine Sean . It does happen on corners. I’m going through a non interest stage at the moment. I’m doing bits but when...
    16 replies | 381 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    9 Hours Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Heater blower in Interior
    Did the resistor pack fit off ebay, thanks. I take it your Rado VR6 is the late model. When you say controoler do you mean the handle you pull...
    4 replies | 60 view(s)
  • nelik's Avatar
    9 Hours Ago
    nelik replied to a thread Heater blower in Interior
    I went that route first. But it did not help, and I bought the resistor on eBay. It ain't to hard to remove and change the controller. The hard part...
    4 replies | 60 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    9 Hours Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Heater blower in Interior
    That sounds a nightmare not even going to atempt it myself ! Can you get a new resistor pack as they seem to be different the ones on ebay. ?
    4 replies | 60 view(s)
  • nelik's Avatar
    10 Hours Ago
    nelik replied to a thread Heater blower in Interior
    Maby a faulty resistor or the electric connector on the fancontroller is cracked. Had to change mine when it stopped working on the 3rd speed...
    4 replies | 60 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    11 Hours Ago
    Keyo started a thread Heater blower in Interior
    Hi if any other members advice would be grateful My fan blower is working on setting 1,3 and 4 , 2 there is absolute nothing. The last owner...
    4 replies | 60 view(s)
  • culshaw's Avatar
    17 Hours Ago
    culshaw replied to a thread Audi TT Wiper arms in Parts for Sale
    interested if these are a straight fit?
    1 replies | 197 view(s)
  • fendervg's Avatar
    18 Hours Ago
    There are early and late type pump units (Pierburg vs VDO)as well and you may need to change the fuel gauges sender assembly when swapping over. And...
    16 replies | 381 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    18 Hours Ago
    Thanks Maff for the info - it’s cleared it up a treat for me! Enjoy the spin :)
    16 replies | 381 view(s)
  • maff's Avatar
    19 Hours Ago
    maff replied to a thread Hot start/running problems in Engine Bay
    The fuel pump is in two parts, the swirl pot and float for level sensor and top cap, the fuel pump then slides into the top of the unit which then...
    16 replies | 381 view(s)
  • eugopnosaj's Avatar
    19 Hours Ago
    Fair enough, I don't want to break the Jeep so I might just have to deal with all associated costs outside of the insurance instead to save it.
    6 replies | 117 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    20 Hours Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Good point - must stop chasing perfection!
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • dr_mat's Avatar
    21 Hours Ago
    dr_mat replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    ..and when you start talking about "spare engine", perhaps it's time to take a step back to the beginning of the process and work out how you get...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • aryanumar's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    1995 corrado vr6 driver door need complete with everything glass handles the lot basically complete with door card and wiring on it and driver side...
    0 replies | 37 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Probably makes sense to have a back up plan (replacement engine - I haven’t asked the q but a 24v would slot in relatively pain free) or not have any...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • dr_mat's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    dr_mat replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Well this is it .. you find yourself a grand and a half in and you're told it needs another one or two on top .. are you able to bail out without it...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • fla's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    As usual, i've had this sitting in the garage as yet unused. Does anyone have the installation diagram or the wiring schematic please?
    11 replies | 1599 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Maff - great you got your car sorted. I was having some warm start issues but installed a one way valve near the pump, renewed the pump relay and...
    16 replies | 381 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    ahhh I see thanks Mat, could well be an issue down there then, though I hope not. Good info. Almost don't want to get it fixed for fear of...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • dr_mat's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    dr_mat replied to a thread Steering Wheel in Wanted
    I have my old one sitting in the shed. It's fine, but typical 140k miles usage marks. I replaced it because a new one cam available rather than...
    2 replies | 109 view(s)
  • dr_mat's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    dr_mat replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    You would likely not see blue smoke unless you're really keen eyed tbh. If it was belching enough to be that obvious you would be using a hell of a...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Dox's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    I had no choice in the matter, I broke the car once the mot ran out.
    6 replies | 117 view(s)
  • eugopnosaj's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Oh right, and you were happy it being given a CAT N status? Oh I've travelled distances to get various correct parts for my VR so that isn't an...
    6 replies | 117 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Yea I do try and tell myself parts are reasonable compared to other marques. The only thing that annoys me about the corrado is obsolete parts and...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Yeah Porsche are ****bags , think the boxters and caymans suffered from the same problems to. Must admit I do still have a softspot for the 996 such...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • fla's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    fla replied to a thread MK4/Polo Shifter in Drivetrain
    any idea on the mk5 shifter?
    61 replies | 20892 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    That 964 would have epic and worth a bit today. Those prices are insane. Porsche have been a bit naughty with those engines. BMW had something with...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Yeah the scary thing is all 911 manafuctured from 1998 - 2009 are prone to several catastrophic engine failures that lead to a 10k engine rebuild ,...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Yeah I’ve seen the issue on the 996’s plus the IMS bearing. That and the headlights put me off the only 911 I could ever afford!! Shame the air...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    I had a Porsche 911 996 a few years back and it started drinking oil and sooty exhaust tip at 67k on the clock, full history in mint condition , had...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • pfnsht's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    I'll let Stealth inspect it for bore wear, I'm sure they'll advise what's best. The chains, clutch and head refurb is a package they do. I believe...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Dox's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    It was CAT N (non structural), CAT S is structural. £1500 or £1350 and I kept the salvage, dented bumper, scratched grill and bonnet for an 03...
    6 replies | 117 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Would it not be worth getting the bores inspected for ovulation and scoring if carrying out a head rebuild , mine was drinking about half a litre...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • dr_mat's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    dr_mat replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Do note that the car may still burn oil after all that work due to bore wear. Sorry there is no magic bullet to a new Corrado.. there are always...
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Keyo's Avatar
    1 Day Ago
    Keyo replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    That does sound a fair price with clutch included what is the head refurb include ?
    28 replies | 354 view(s)
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