Ek cars

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  1. I am going to get glow plugs checked 1 by 1 on Monday for continuity also going to take off egr valve and check and clean aswell as replace fuel filter and fill tank with some diesel v power and a bottle of injector cleaner stp stuff and hope it improves.
  2. This things ended up coming back at me once engine heats up it starts flashing up stop and the red stop engine management light illuminates and struggles to accelerate just got it tonight so will hopefully try and rectify the fault tomorrow before plugging in, any ideas gents?
  3. Older clean stuff flying out this month 4 gone 2 56 plate Clio 1.5 dci direct from East Lothian council (no prep) a Lexus is200 auto 2 owner nice thing (mot valet and 3 tyres) and a doctor owned from new 2001 passat sport 1.9 tdi 130 which we put fresh mot service and front and rear discs & pads off Ebay for £65 delivered in the market for more cheapos we can sell at under 2k.
  4. Have a 57 plate Jimny sitting with a knackered gearbox and 2nd hand boxes for these are 1000+ absoloute shit boxs and rear floor pans rust badly too.
  5. Top oil up and punt it from the co-op car park and price 500 less than rest with same mileage to shift it then eat the sim card, ps i also had a Skoda Octavia 2.0 tfsi vrs with a serious oil leak which was between gearbox and engine.
  6. Always buy Auto BMW Lucas and never go near a Auto Mercedes.
  7. A lovely wee Audi A2 1.4 Tdi in crystal Blue needing a rear door latch 350gbp px smoked it for last 3 year 30 a year tax 02 plate still looks mint 144k also refurbished the alloys love the wee thing and will never die !
  8. I went through a stint about 3 years ago selling mk4 1.4 Astra ls, used to buy every sale and do about 5 a week same with older Focus 1.4 never any comebacks and made good money all 350 odds out door and selling 1250 and 1350 that was my golden number.
  9. Stick to Volvo and Vw diesel estates between 2003-2008 and you will do ok.
  10. Agree with customer to backdate v5 reg doc new details date from last month when u taxed it and congragulate him on 11 months free road tax.
  11. Used sales invoices and pdi's of all different variations can be purchased on Ebay which is what works for us also engine/gearbox warrantys.
  12. He said on his video he will get it welded for the mot Hope no mot testers turn up to buy.
  13. Best just do a video on the car (warts n all) and post it here once done.
  14. Someone gonna do the spring and rotten rear suspension mounting and headlight aim in May or sell with the mot fail slip.
  15. He has 250k in his back burner ill have u know
  16. cam position sensor means chain stretched likely.
  17. This car sounds lovely and new owner sounds as if he is gonna run it into the ground and end up seizing engine through not checking oil, sad however have saw this scenario many times.