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  1. Re: Has Anything Changed in the Home Brewing World in the Last 5 years while I was aw

    I use a similar method, but titrate every batch and I don't water wash. I add 1% of water at end of the second reaction count to 10 and then turn the mixer off. leave overnight then drain. I then...
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    Re: Can Biodiesel Spoil Transfer Pump

    good god, that's expensive, I use one that looks pretty much the same for around 8 years never had a problem, Biodiesel does tend to weep from everywhere, so you have to keep an eye on the wiring, as...
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    Re: SVO Exhaust Emissions

    Oh they blow smoke alright and they stink, I don't know what some of these veg guys are doing but some of them reek. Even my HDI pug running on 100% bio will smoke under hard acceleration, and also...
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    Sticky: Re: Tell us about your common rail diesel on B100

    I bought a 306 hdi about a year ago and my wife has now got a 406 hdi and has done 30,000kms on 100% bio, no problems so far it also does 1400 km per tank so it runs sweet!
  5. Thread: diesel bug

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    Re: diesel bug

    Ths biocide did seem to help I'm getting much less gunk on the fuel pick up. Ive pulled out the pump twice more and seems to be getting less and less. Hopefully no more problems.
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    Re: diesel bug

    thanks Alga, I put some biocide in the tank, Ill do another 100 kms or so and pull the pump out again, just to see if anything has changed.
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    Re: diesel bug

    Thanks, Alga, do you know if biodiesel kills the bug or makes it worse? I replaced the intake prefilter this time rather than just cleaning it. I also bought some biocide which I'm hoping will help.
  8. Thread: diesel bug

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    Re: diesel bug

    Thanks, Tony, It got a lift pump in the tank, and its the filter on the end of that get blocked, It supplies about 30 psi to the common rail pump. the main filter is clean, this crap just keeps...
  9. Thread: diesel bug

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    diesel bug

    Hi I bought a Peugeot 306 hdi that had been sitting outside for more than 5 years broken down, I suspect it has the diesel bug as I keep getting this black-brown sludge blocking the in-tank filter, I...
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    Re: Room Temperature Biodiesel process

    I tried it and it worked well but, there was a couple of things I didn't like, waiting for the cement to settle, disposing of the cement, buying cement, and also the finished product, looked like it...
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    Re: BD use in Common Rail engines

    I bought the wife a 406 Hdi about 6 months ago its been running 100% bio with no problems. Just for sh!ts and giggles I got the ECU remapped to delete the EGR and an extra 30 HP by HDI tuning in the...
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    Re: Where to find information specific to my car?

    Ive got a couple of cars that are common rail, and also a friend of mine has a common rail and we both have run 100% bio for a few years now without any issues. I will say that we make high-quality...
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    Sticky: Re: What I saw on Gumtree

    ssangyong Musso 2006
    https://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/greenvale/cars-vans-utes/ssangyong-musdo-2006-dual-cab-priced-to-sell/1221297087
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    Re: Posting an Image

    Just trying to post an image, with a bbcode ignore me if it doesn't work.
    https://i.imgur.com/LWRkiqO.png?1


    Well it does work! just got to imgur, fine your picture.
    hover mouse over the...
  15. Re: Mazda Bravo / Ford Courier 2.5 Turbodiesel on WVO Blends

    When I was mechanicing in NZ I would often come across blocked cats on jap imports, possibly because in Japan cars are often left idling for long periods and never go on the open road. Symptoms are...
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    Re: Use for bio waste?

    I don't know how much he put in the back of the truck, the Doco showed him pouring a 20L container in for about 2 seconds but it could have been a diffent amount, they didn't say. He could of put 10...
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    Re: Use for bio waste?

    He was using it on a building, one of those god awful architecture designed concrete lego box McMansions.
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    Use for bio waste?

    just saw a doco on concrete, and the builder put 20l of his "secret concrete conditioner" into the truck just before the pour. He slipped up though and said that "glycerine" makes the mix more...
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    weird fault fixed peugeot 406

    Ive been running my 406 on 100% bio for 4 years now and about 18 months ago, it developed this anoying habbit of the throttle sticking on. Its an eletronic pump so is drive by wire (pre HDI) It would...
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    Re: 5W50 or 10w50 or 20W50

    You can buy oil accumulators mostly for race cars, here's how they work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhRfUegqwxg
  21. Thread: IP Adjustments

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    Re: IP Adjustments

    I'm thinking its probably a bad idea to run the engine with the bolts lose, but i see why you would want to it would make tuning it much easier. I read the whole thread and that was the advice after...
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    Re: IP Adjustments

    You just loosen the bolts numbered 4 and there is also one on the back of the pump. They are a little hard to see on the engine, and i had to remove the top mount of the damper for the serpentine...
  23. Thread: IP Adjustments

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    Re: IP Adjustments

    I couldn't figure how to upload it as a proper PDF, so the index doesn't work on yours. I think this is the page your looking for 1F3-43.
    I followed the instructions on this forum...
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    Re: IP Adjustments

    I have the Ssangyong factory manual and have made a link for everyone. I was going to put it in the repair manual thread but it has been closed.
    So here are 1500 pages of it,
    Ssangyong Musso...
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    Re: IP Adjustments

    I found the vacuum line i knocked off, it now turns off on the key.
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