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by Neil Chowney
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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Spent the best part of the last two days replacing the EGR valve and cooler on the Freelander. You literally have to take everything off the engine to get at it.

... and it didn't cure the problem.....
by Neil Chowney
Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: 1990 Lada Riva 1500 Estate Barn Find
Replies: 2
Views: 2790

Re: 1990 Lada Riva 1500 Estate Barn Find

That looks a bit crispy Tom! :-)
by Neil Chowney
Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
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Views: 2008099

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Today I mostly bought one of these bad boys...... Bit a a squeeze getting it into the car, damn heavy too.... had to lay it down on it's side.... Yes it has a breather, yes it did all over the carpet in the back....nice smell of compressor oil in the back of the car now..... lots of granules trying ...
by Neil Chowney
Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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That's pretty funky, nice job!
by Neil Chowney
Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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Man, thats one weird bidet......
by Neil Chowney
Sat Mar 02, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: Sticky zero on the keyboard ?
Replies: 1
Views: 2164

Re: Sticky zero on the keyboard ?

Forty grand!

He's having a Turkish!
by Neil Chowney
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Free Lada Pins and Badges.
Replies: 8
Views: 6570

Re: Free Lada Pins and Badges.

Cheers Geoff, mine just arrived today. :D
by Neil Chowney
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Free Lada Pins and Badges.
Replies: 8
Views: 6570

Re: Free Lada Pins and Badges.

Could I have the tie pin badge?

Happy to pay for item and postage.
by Neil Chowney
Sat Feb 09, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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'tis a beast! :-)

Well done, epic build.
by Neil Chowney
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 3
Views: 4153

Re: Happy New Year

And a very happy new year to you to Tom and Elana.

Give me a call and we can catch up. It's been much too long :-)
by Neil Chowney
Sun Dec 30, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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Voltages were fine with the engine running, but it dropped like a stone to just under 11V once off charge. Reckon there's a cell gone short. Started it up this afternoon to check the LHM level and it seemed fine having sat overnight, so hopefully that's sorted. Ah, missed the small nugget of inform...
by Neil Chowney
Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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Well hopefully that will sort it out but those voltages seem OK to me......
by Neil Chowney
Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: LADA NIVA COSSACK 4X4 PROJECT,
Replies: 4
Views: 4125

Re: LADA NIVA COSSACK 4X4 PROJECT,

Mmmmmm. crispy.....
by Neil Chowney
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: Riva 1200L 33000 miles.
Replies: 11
Views: 11111

Re: Riva 1200L 33000 miles.

Never been above 40 mph???

... sounds like my dad... :-)
by Neil Chowney
Mon Sep 24, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4601
Views: 2008099

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I averaged 30.49 mpg over 5000 miles in my 1.5E saloon. All this was local or fairly short journeys.

You sure you've taken the handbrake off? :-)