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(2:nd-Aug-2018, 15:23:27)F3NTN Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Cracking work mate, love the exhaust. Have you been changing oil & filter after the DPF sensors being replaced?

Thank-you.

I did once yes when the oil had over a 1lt of diesel in it. I always check the oil after a DPF sensor issue if the level is ok and there is no smell of diesel then I wait till service.
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(30:th-Jul-2018, 19:10:03)Rusty2009 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Just be-careful a lot of people seem to have issues with the DPF after a remap.

Wonder that will show up then if DPF removed.

Which issues did they have after a remap?

I'm also thinking about remap and I'm afraid of DPF problems.


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(5:th-Aug-2018, 14:34:21)mislav_os Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.
(30:th-Jul-2018, 19:10:03)Rusty2009 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Just be-careful a lot of people seem to have issues with the DPF after a remap.

Wonder that will show up then if DPF removed.

Which issues did they have after a remap?

I'm also thinking about remap and I'm afraid of DPF problems.


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DPF doing far more regens, failing DPF sensor's and blocked DPF's.
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OK, thank you. That is really bad, it have 55k km and I really don't want problems with DPF.

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Well the car passed yet another MOT no advisories.

So she was dropped off afterwards for her Major service.
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Well thanks to Mark for the bi-turbo leather seats.

Took some work still need to make a bracket and weld onto the passenger seat for seatbelt pretensioner.

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(8:th-Sep-2018, 17:13:49)Rusty2009 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Well thanks to Mark for the bi-turbo leather seats.

Took some work still need to make a bracket and weld onto the passenger seat for seatbelt pretensioner.

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Looks really great Rusty!
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Looking good mate


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(8:th-Sep-2018, 17:13:49)Rusty2009 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Well thanks to Mark for the bi-turbo leather seats.

Took some work still need to make a bracket and weld onto the passenger seat for seatbelt pretensioner.

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Looking great Russ! Really nice seats mate


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Nice mate..

The red trim isn't standing out in ya face.blends in Nice.
are the back seats split folding?..

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Yes back seats are split folding mate.


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Must admit that they were quite comfortable seats & I am glad that that they have been retrofitted in such a short space of time, never had any problems with heated seats turning off & at least they have found a good home.
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Well the time came where my battery was starting to die.

So I got a new one for £114.

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Rusty that is a decent price for the battery.
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(13:th-Oct-2018, 22:38:57)marktourino Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Rusty that is a decent price for the battery.

Deffo Everywhere else wanted £250+ luckily I was able to use my mechanic's trade account.
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Well I have some parts in ready for the next retrofit.

The plan is EPB & Flex-ride.

I have the EPB module which has been tucked up in the loft for a little while.

And I have the shocks for the flex-ride, had to buy some additional sensors, You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view. kindly donated a flex-ride loom that he had.

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That should be a really good improvement!
Keep us updated

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Was hoping you'd finished the other project first....

Whats EPB? Not heard of that one before... Hardest bit will be coding that lot in I reckon
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(7:th-Dec-2018, 14:50:15)Jonika21 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.That should be a really good improvement!
Keep us updated

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I'm hoping so, sport mode on the motorway and touring mode round the doors.

(7:th-Dec-2018, 19:45:51)plasma Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Was hoping you'd finished the other project first....

Whats EPB?   Not heard of that one before...  Hardest bit will be coding that lot in I reckon

The other project is still being worked on.

EPB is elec handbrake, Programming is all done hence the parts being brought.
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I have a question regarding how did you get the power fold mirrors to work with locking/ unlocking the car rather than manually?
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(31:st-Dec-2018, 19:47:02)Telsun Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.I have a question regarding how did you get the power fold mirrors to work with locking/ unlocking the car rather than manually?

I brought a module from A20DTH.

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Front camera retrofit completed at long last.

Thanks to You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view. for getting my VIN into the Camera.

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a great mod, well done
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Mad respect! Congratulations rusty!

What about the flexride? Do you have any news?

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(4:th-Feb-2019, 01:21:20)Jonika21 Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.Mad respect! Congratulations rusty!

What about the flexride? Do you have any news?

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Flexride is awaiting connectors to arrive so I can connect to the front shock, been waiting since November.
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