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by Licherman
05 Jun 2013, 20:48
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Linkage from Diesel fuel pump to LDA Valve
Replies: 0
Views: 547

Linkage from Diesel fuel pump to LDA Valve

Hi all, I am looking for a part that is proving difficult to come by. I have a 1.6 td Atlantic, recently recon fuel pump which works great, however the linkage between it and the new LDA Valve has failed. It is a ball and socket joint, the ball part worn. The valve not operating properly is leading ...
by Licherman
29 Apr 2013, 21:26
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Oil light gets brighter when engine revs increase, no buzzer
Replies: 2
Views: 631

Oil light gets brighter when engine revs increase, no buzzer

Hi All, Bit of a strange one here I think! Despite all my research, and I'm sure I haven't read all on here, I still can't find what this problem is. The problem is on a 1990 1.6td Atlantic, new fuel pump, new LDA valve and new turbo, not sure if any of these are relevant though, but might help! Whe...
by Licherman
22 Mar 2013, 21:50
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: How to tell the difference between left and right hand drive
Replies: 4
Views: 823

How to tell the difference between left and right hand drive

Hi All, I have replaced the lights on my Atlantic, from the round ones it had when returned to me after being stolen and recovered in a molested way with some rectangle lights. I am just about to have it MOT'd and could do with knowing if the lights are left or right handed, does anyone know if the ...
by Licherman
18 Apr 2011, 20:42
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: T25 1.6td Turbo Charger Problems HELP PLEASE!!
Replies: 2
Views: 631

T25 1.6td Turbo Charger Problems HELP PLEASE!!

I have just been told that the turbo charger on our 1.6td 1990 T25 California has a big turbo charger problem. Apparently the turbo charger its self is a kkk k14 6000, does any body know if this unit is easy to get hold of, was it used on the golf 1.6td or any other vw's? Would it be best to have th...
by Licherman
26 Nov 2010, 20:46
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: DO SPACERS CAUSE WHEEL BEARING DAMAGE
Replies: 3
Views: 1796

DO SPACERS CAUSE WHEEL BEARING DAMAGE

Hi All, a bit of advice required! I have just got hold of some VW Passat wheel to fit to my 1989 California Van. I have had the wheels drilled out to fit the centre bore, new tyres fitted and they are ready to be fitted. I have tried them on the van and all fits well, except that the hub sticks out ...