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Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 25th June 2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,599
Posted By roboblob
Thanks IT , I think the frame has seized as it...

Thanks IT , I think the frame has seized as it won't open even using the manual option, wont move even a little. Unless someone else has a thought about trying to free it up ?
Forum: Daily banter 24th June 2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,352
Posted By roboblob
Sorry for your loss

Sorry for your loss
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 24th June 2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,599
Posted By roboblob
Sunroof Frame

Can anyone tell me if the frame from a PF will fit on a FL ?
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 19th April 2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,324
Posted By roboblob
Might be worth checking the engine earth lead.

Might be worth checking the engine earth lead.
Forum: Motormouth 6th March 2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,510
Posted By roboblob
I have a different type but I can confirm that it...

I have a different type but I can confirm that it will start a V8 with a completely flat battery. Over the winter my battery went flat. and I mean flat, not even enough power to light a bulb, I threw...
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 17th June 2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 639
Posted By roboblob
To me it looks like someone has used a jack just...

To me it looks like someone has used a jack just to the right of centre and has deformed the sill, cracking the sealant.
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 22nd June 2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By roboblob
11162

11162
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 22nd June 2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By roboblob
its a fl 3.7 , it sits just above the flap links...

its a fl 3.7 , it sits just above the flap links , you will see a tube coming out of the manifold right in the middle. I will try and get you a piccy
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 22nd June 2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By roboblob
Revs Rising and Falling on Startup

May help someone.. you never know

Over the weekend I decided to tackle the vacuum hoses to try and stop the annoying revs issue on startup from cold.
So I replaced all of the braided hoses and...
Forum: D2 - Axles, Brakes, Suspension and Steering 19th February 2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 913
Posted By roboblob
only the pads on the outside have the bolts , the...

only the pads on the outside have the bolts , the inside pads press into the piston
Forum: Owners Meets 6th February 2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,978
Posted By roboblob
Don't think I will be able to come over. Wife...

Don't think I will be able to come over.
Wife has plans :-(
Forum: Daily banter 3rd February 2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,760
Posted By roboblob
Do you have to chop of parts of your body when...

Do you have to chop of parts of your body when you hand in the keys if you move house ?
Forum: Daily banter 9th December 2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 14,179
Posted By roboblob
you would see the skid marks on the seats :P

you would see the skid marks on the seats :P
Forum: Daily banter 3rd December 2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 14,179
Posted By roboblob
go on, you know you want to :p

go on, you know you want to :p
Forum: Daily banter 3rd December 2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 14,179
Posted By roboblob
You need an option to have both :)

You need an option to have both :)
Forum: Daily banter 6th November 2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,108
Posted By roboblob
Surely all that advert shows is that you cant...

Surely all that advert shows is that you cant park it close to things without knocking them over ?
And when you do knock it over its best to run away.
Forum: D2 - Interior 29th October 2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,005
Posted By roboblob
I need to learn to read properly too :D its...

I need to learn to read properly too :D
its been a long day
Forum: D2 - Interior 29th October 2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,005
Posted By roboblob
number plate light ?

number plate light ?
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 20th October 2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,472
Posted By roboblob
Every time I see those wheels for sale I always...

Every time I see those wheels for sale I always think of this :)
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Forum: D3 - Fuel and Exhausts 17th October 2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,168
Posted By roboblob
Lol a speaker in your exhaust to make it sound...

Lol a speaker in your exhaust to make it sound better.. sad :)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 11th October 2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,117
Posted By roboblob
Has that to do with the good price for scrap...

Has that to do with the good price for scrap metal?


Sorry couldn't resist :p
Forum: Daily banter 18th September 2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,893
Posted By roboblob
I just think its funny that a train post appears...

I just think its funny that a train post appears to have derailed this thread :ROFL:
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 28th August 2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,342
Posted By roboblob
what year is the car ?

what year is the car ?
Forum: D2 - Everything else 28th August 2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
all fixed :mexicanwave::mexicanwave: turned...

all fixed :mexicanwave::mexicanwave:

turned out ignition cable was not seated into switch properly, one click later and I has v8 power again yippee!!!!!
Forum: D2 - Everything else 28th August 2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
Electrician has been out , it looks like its the...

Electrician has been out , it looks like its the ignition side that's breaking down rather than the earth, he managed to get display to work correctly by shorting out in the relay box, he wanted to...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 26th August 2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
Anyone know where the earth point G43 is in the...

Anyone know where the earth point G43 is in the cabin , it says its above right kick panel but is it the same for a RHD car since we have our relay box in the passenger side not the drivers side ?
Forum: D2 - Everything else 25th August 2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
thanks :)

thanks :)
Forum: D2 - Everything else 22nd August 2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
I had a quick check using a mulitimeter , voltage...

I had a quick check using a mulitimeter , voltage was 13.95 on battery, leaving the + connected I moved the -ve to the engine hoping when i touched it to the block the voltage would drop, but nope...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 22nd August 2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
rain stopped play last night lol, I know, fair...

rain stopped play last night lol, I know, fair weather mechanics :P

cant drive old car either, coz we swapped batteries yesterday my throttle needs adapted, damn thing keeps stalling :)

will...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 21st August 2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
Is that it vertically above the yellow stripe on...

Is that it vertically above the yellow stripe on his ratchet ?
Forum: D2 - Everything else 21st August 2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
awesome ta :)

awesome ta :)
Forum: D2 - Everything else 21st August 2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
for some reason I seem to remember a picture...

for some reason I seem to remember a picture showing a stud with brown wires going to it in that location, but for the life of me I can't remember where i saw it
Forum: D2 - Everything else 21st August 2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
Thanks guys ,I really hope the earth has failed,...

Thanks guys ,I really hope the earth has failed, just hope the ****ing rain is off by the time i get home and I will have a look

Is there an earthing place behind the drivers side wheel arch liner...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 21st August 2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,403
Posted By roboblob
Unhappy Heeelllppppp!!!!!!

this morning I was dropping my grand daughter off to school when the car (3.7 fl 2000)just stopped , lots of flickering warning lights and when i tried to restart it the display was dimmer than...
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 11th August 2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By roboblob
I might try the plastic ones you push in with the...

I might try the plastic ones you push in with the center bit that makes it expand when you push . I had to get some for kids car when we had to replace his bumper. They may be the correct size and I...
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 11th August 2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By roboblob
its the holes in the underside of the bumper...

its the holes in the underside of the bumper which appear to go through the tray and into the bodywork. if that even makes sense.

its drooping down and rubbing on the ground when turning onto hills
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 11th August 2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By roboblob
thanks for pdf :) Is that parts 13,14 and...

thanks for pdf :)

Is that parts 13,14 and 15 I need ?
Forum: D2 - Body and Exterior 11th August 2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 998
Posted By roboblob
Bumper Fastenings

Can someone tell me how the bottom of the front bumper is held onto the body on a 2000 FL , It looks like it could be those plug in clips .

Anyone have the part number of them ?
Forum: Daily banter 1st August 2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,350
Posted By roboblob
I'm more surprised that having model lettering at...

I'm more surprised that having model lettering at an angle isn't illegal .

Car in front is annoying me big time :P


Love the reg plate :D
Forum: D2 - Lights 31st July 2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,479
Posted By roboblob
anyone know where the bulb monitoring relay is? ...

anyone know where the bulb monitoring relay is?

its doing it with both my brake lights and headlights , I didn't notice that until I had to use them last night to go get wife from the games.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 19th July 2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,208
Posted By roboblob
where are you located ? this may be the car...

where are you located ?

this may be the car to replace my poverty spec 2.8
Forum: D2 - Lights 9th July 2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,479
Posted By roboblob
Got a few days off so will delve into the lights...

Got a few days off so will delve into the lights to see whats what :)
Forum: D2 - Lights 8th July 2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,479
Posted By roboblob
Brake Bulb Out Warning

I have a weird one , as well as a weird fault :)

Last night I started the car, all was good until I pressed the brake pedal , up came the brake bulb out warning ( yellow with pads around a bulb)...
Forum: D2 - Interior 18th June 2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By roboblob
Sorry that make me chuckle, I am so immature...

Sorry that make me chuckle, I am so immature :ROFL:
Forum: Daily banter 25th April 2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,686
Posted By roboblob
And I wonder how many people thought " Oh Yes"...

And I wonder how many people thought " Oh Yes" was a Churchill quote.
Forum: Daily banter 25th April 2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,686
Posted By roboblob
"Gone to a non-English-speaking country and...

"Gone to a non-English-speaking country and communicated by using the shouting and pointing technique?"

does going to England count ?


You ticked off 8 out of 70 on this bloody lovely list!
...
Forum: D2 - Axles, Brakes, Suspension and Steering 11th April 2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,931
Posted By roboblob
Caliper slide pins ?

Caliper slide pins ?
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 7th April 2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 874
Posted By roboblob
Do you know when the cam belt was last done ? ...

Do you know when the cam belt was last done ?
Where are you located and do you have any interior pics please :)


Nice looking car
Forum: Daily banter 16th March 2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,392
Posted By roboblob
ok that just sounds wrong ;)

ok that just sounds wrong ;)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 11th March 2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,168
Posted By roboblob
must resist.. must resist....

must resist.. must resist....
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