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    5 Hours Ago
    How come VW went to the effort to stick a different fuelling system in the Corrado? Was it to do with the schrick inlet (read they might have been...
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    13 Hours Ago
    I had a Hornet Maxx1 (cat1) fitted by a chap how covers Herts and Beds. I took out the old stuff too, He was recommended across other forums, he...
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    13 Hours Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Outdoor car cover in Exterior
    I have an "every car covered" cover for the Corrado. To honest I don't use it much and instead make sure the car is clean and topped up with wax...
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    1 Day Ago
    Thanks Maff for the info - it’s cleared it up a treat for me! Enjoy the spin :)
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    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Good point - must stop chasing perfection!
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    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...
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    2 Days 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...
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    2 Days 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...
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    2 Days 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 The only thing that annoys me about the corrado is obsolete parts and...
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    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...
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    2 Days 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...
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    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...
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    2 Days Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    I've had a indicative quote from Stealth for clutch, chains, head refurb and gasket for 1650 inc VAT. It's going to take a few months to pull that...
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    3 Days Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    I suppose it could be burning oil too, it's just I've never seen the puffs of blue and have had my wife follow while I drive. If sporadic I would...
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    3 Days Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Cheers Keyo. I was hoping to have a cheaper year this year having spent £3,750 on it last year!
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    3 Days Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Cheers guys. The crank seal probably should be changed when having chains done, along with the clutch. The crank seal sits behind the flywheel so...
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    3 Days Ago
    pfnsht replied to a thread Oil Leak & Timing Chains in Engine Bay
    Cheers Keyo. Just done the pressure switches (as they were leaking too!). The oil cooler looked fine a couple of months ago... but you never know. ...
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    4 Days Ago
    Hi all, I've had a leak for a while that has now got quite a bit worse - 1/2 litre of oil leaked over the last 200 miles. The oil is all on...
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