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Advice on diagnosing an on-going "Suspension Faulty"
Folks,

Success!

I'm pleased to say that I now have the suspension working correctly. The error is no longer being thrown and the variable damping / travel sensors appear to be functioning as intended. T...
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Posted by mixolydian on 14 January 2020

Timing Belt Change
The timing belt is now done.

I gave up waiting for the tool to pin the crank to arrive from eBay and ended up making my own.

Anyway, all done and dusted without any issues. The first time I fitted the ...
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Posted by David Hallworth on 18 January 2020

Returning to the fold...
Dave, the housing was changed when the car was at BL so we could ensure the stat hadn't been damaged with all the ATF that was in the coolant.

I used GTechniq C5 Wheel Guard.

David.
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Posted by David Hallworth on 13 January 2020

C6 newbie looking for advice on buying a local car
Thanks chaps. I've arranged to view the car tomorrow and will report back with my findings then.Thanks for the advice and encouragement thus far.
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Posted by druid on 16 January 2020

Returning to the fold...
The belt is now finished and the car is running again. Just got to get the arch liner back on, under trays fitted and then get the tyres back on the wheels and balanced again.

Finally getting there

D...
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Posted by David Hallworth on 18 January 2020

C6 newbie looking for advice on buying a local car
Looks okay for the money but give Robert at BL Auto's a ring to see what he knows of the history. Particularly things like timing belt change etc.

The CD (head unit) is an easy 15 min swap and I can se...
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Posted by MGmike on 15 January 2020

Battery Life and Replacement
Thanks for good advice, I had the feeling that I was somehow underpowered, the time window for starting the engine was sometimes rather small, so I followed you advice on the Varta H3, and ordered it ...
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Posted by Nikolaj on 15 January 2020

Map sensor cleaning.
Removing injectors is no problem with this rather cheap tool: - Click Here -

Worst part is actually not to drop the secure clips from the return pipes into the engine bay.
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Posted by Nikolaj on 12 January 2020

Advice on diagnosing an on-going "Suspension Faulty"
Another short update: no material progress, I'm afraid. I've tried various approaches but consistently get the "Programming failed..." error, after entering the Rx and HxM values.

What strikes me as od...
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Posted by mixolydian on 12 January 2020

Gearbox Oil Change
Hi all, if like me you are planning to change your gearbox oil by the method of multiple drain and refills, then you can get an economically priced 20L can of Comma ASW @ £136 delivered.

I used AZ A...
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Posted by xantiaboy on 12 January 2020

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