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    Re: Problems with 1HDT on SVO

    Sorry maybe I wasn't clear about ATF in a 2 stroke. I used to fix chainsaws and other small engines, sometimes the owners would mix up there 2 stroke fuel, and they had run out of 2 stroke oil, so...
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    Re: Problems with 1HDT on SVO

    I thought ATF didn't burn very well, Its designed not to burn, that why I thought it would smoke. I've seen people put in a 2 stroke engine and it fouls up the plug, and you end up with an oily mess,...
  3. Sticky: Re: Tell us about your common rail diesel on B100

    i have a friend who has an HDI peugeot 406 hes been running it for around a year on B100 and it is never garaged so it does get cold in winter. He has not had a problem so far.
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    Re: Problems with 1HDT on SVO

    I heard of running the engine on ATF, never tried it but would like to know more, surely it must smoke like a steam train.
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    Re: Quite surprising

    oh not this again... :-(
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    Re: Quite surprising

    yeah, I saw that it puts me off too.
  7. Thread: Ssangyong Musso

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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Sounds easy enough, i know the the 405 pug with a mechanical pump is a bit more involved, there is a cover on the back of the pump that has to be cut off and it not something you can do easily while...
  8. Thread: Ssangyong Musso

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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    I did notice the pump on the musso, has a lot more electronic crap on the outside of it, and the vehicle has a factory RFID immobilizer, so some research would have to be done on how to bypass the...
  9. Thread: Ssangyong Musso

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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Thanks Gramplansmerc, Im not driving the ute around just fixing a few issues so I will get to the head gasket eventually. The tubs beat up, it needs new shocks and a couple of ball joints, Its soo...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Ok thanks everyone that's quite helpful, looks like ill be pulling the head off at some stage. I got the ute cheap an I knew it had a few issues before i bought it, just another thing to put on the...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    Hi and thanks again Tony.
    I had a couple more questions, is the thermostat in the top hose or the bottom hose? And i have an oil leak coming out of the back of the head near the exhaust , it doesn't...
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    thanks tony there's is some great info on that site, did you just turn up the full load screw, or did you adjust the timing and ALDA screw as well.
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    Re: Ssangyong Musso

    I know this is an old thread, Ive just been looking at a 2005 muso, 200kms and $1700 I hope to pick it up on Tuesday, and run it on B100. It seemed a little gutless when i drove it, so I will delete...
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    Re: Anyone have experience with this pump?

    I just burnt out the motor in one that I bought last year, sucking up WVO. I pulled it apart and the armature was quite different to another one I had, that looks identical from the outside. It had...
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    Re: Any Gold Coasters out there?

    Member Gemspec has a HDI peugout 406 that he runs on 100% bio. It has the same engine as your Citroen. If you are going to run Bio it needs to be well made, with no soap or drop out.
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    Re: What is Your Computer Download Speed

    I Just discovered something that may help out with your speed. A Bit of back story first, bear with me.. I have fixed wireless NBN 25Mbps with optus, and have had problems with the service for over a...
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    Re: Danger in the shed - please read

    Saw that on the TV News, they said it was a gas cylinder explosion, and made it out to be a BBQ bottle and started their fear mongering about the dangers of gas BBQs....
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    Re: Anyone have experience with this pump?

    Ive got 2 of them one for transferring bio, and one for moving WVO They work well but the switch on the back has burnt out, I just replaced it with a better switch. They will pump WVO as long as its...
  19. Re: After 15 years decided to start washing my biodiesel

    You are correct Johnnnojack, but a bad spray pattern will not stop the engine from running. I think there is a couple of faults with this engine, the fact that he has changed the pump and the engine...
  20. Re: After 15 years decided to start washing my biodiesel

    Thats no good Just want to ask have you checked the timing, sometimes the cam belt can skip a tooth if the engine has been rotated backwards. ( parked up hill in gear) This can give you the symptoms...
  21. Re: After 15 years decided to start washing my biodiesel

    Re 3ct or 3cte pump. I have two 3ct pumps. Looks like they will bolt on fine, but they look so different, heaps more electrical plugs on 3cte. The throttle cable system is different, which I could...
  22. Re: After 15 years decided to start washing my biodiesel

    Did you say 3CTE ? is that the electronic pump? Mine is a 3CT which is just mechanical and its done about 360,000 kms . The only time i had a problem is when the fuel filter broke, and also the...
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    Re: Adventurers in common rail repair

    Just an update, Ive been driving the 306 HDI pug around for a few weeks and it goes like a rocket on bio. I did around 200 km, and then it started cutting out and stopping at random. It will always...
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    Re: Incomplete reaction advice

    Why dont you buy one of these?
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    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/100ml-Lab-Glass-Conical-Bottom-Centrifuge-Tube-Scaled-With-Stopper-Chemical-Ware/32806842186.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.B1gqgk
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    Re: Glycerol composition.

    That is interesting, I have the 2006 edition 3 and everything is the same except you add NaOH to the boiling water. I still have not received my new book, and he hasn't responded to my email...
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