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by mud and diesel
Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SNOW
Replies: 5
Views: 679

Re: SNOW

You’ve got snow? =p~
by mud and diesel
Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy new year
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Happy new year

Happy new year everybody, here’s to a prosperous 2019.




And hopefully a more active forum too :ympeace:
by mud and diesel
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 722

Re: Merry Christmas

Didn’t rhinoman on here used to repair them? You’re right though, mk1 Vitara’s are getting thin on the ground, especially road worthy ones. There’s a lovely one on a eBay at the moment https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F192767031004" onclick="window.op...
by mud and diesel
Tue Dec 25, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 722

Merry Christmas

Hope you’ve all had a wonderful day, and Santa has brought you all you wished for! My truck will be seeing some love over the holidays that’s for sure, new struts, strut tops, timing belt and water pump, and various gaskets, seals and bushings. Also a new Johnny joint for the heim joint will be here...
by mud and diesel
Mon Nov 05, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello?
Replies: 9
Views: 1340

Re: Hello?

I pop in now and again, but the wife has just given birth to identical twin girls which has kept me away for the last few weeks. Rat Bastard is almost due for its second MOT whilst in my care and has racked up an impressive 12k miles in that time, although 99% has been on road x_x I really should up...
by mud and diesel
Sun Aug 05, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Summer
Replies: 9
Views: 1649

Re: Summer

Great pics gentlemen, I’ll get some up this evening and reply to my PM’s #-o
by mud and diesel
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Summer
Replies: 9
Views: 1649

Summer

With this blazing heat and sunshine is anybody out in their trucks? It’d be cool to see some summer off road shots!
by mud and diesel
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: General Technical Help
Topic: That's one warm G.O.A.T.
Replies: 5
Views: 1840

Re: That's one warm G.O.A.T.

Any updates on this Ant? :-h
by mud and diesel
Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: General Technical Help
Topic: That's one warm G.O.A.T.
Replies: 5
Views: 1840

Re: That's one warm G.O.A.T.

It could be a faulty coolant cap, as its a common issue on older BMW's. The cap doesn't provide enough pressure allowing the coolant to boil in the hotter parts of the engine causing identical symptoms. If it didn't run low on coolant, you should be ok. When a water pump fails it'll just get hot rea...
by mud and diesel
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: General Technical Help
Topic: That's one warm G.O.A.T.
Replies: 5
Views: 1840

Re: That's one warm G.O.A.T.

It doesn't sound very good, rapid fluctuations in temperature are almost always air bubbles. has it happened since? was the red water level indicator on when the first overheating event happened?
by mud and diesel
Fri May 18, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: General Technical Help
Topic: Vit no spark
Replies: 17
Views: 4263

Re: Vit no spark

If it’s getting fuel injected at the correct time then the ECU is fine, perhaps it’s the distributor, I’ve had one fail.
by mud and diesel
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So-long old friend.
Replies: 9
Views: 2079

Re: So-long old friend.

Did it go to a fellow enthusiast? ‘Tis a sad day indeed.
by mud and diesel
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Fuel tank needed...
Replies: 5
Views: 2212

Re: Fuel tank needed...

Glad I could help, and looking forward to the progress.
by mud and diesel
Sat Mar 24, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Fuel tank needed...
Replies: 5
Views: 2212

Re: Fuel tank needed...

Unfortunately Ant, it was just a random fuel tank.
by mud and diesel
Sat Mar 17, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Fuel tank needed...
Replies: 5
Views: 2212

Re: Fuel tank needed...

I’ve got one out of a 1600 GV?