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    Have Hychill in my 306 works very well, R134 is toxic when it burns. It's only 250 grams and we'll worth doing. Not possible in Qld but I diy.
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    Just purchased a 2007 bog standard berlingo (great van) it has done 60k and has log books and is in top condition, pulled it apart and it is really sound mechanically. I want to change spark plugs and fuel filter, what is the trick to removing the fuel filter. How/what do you do to remove the spark plugs. Any help would be appreciated.

    thanks Kahn
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    Just received a new password and would like to change it to something relevant to my memory. Can I easily change that please. Ram
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    Help! about four weeks ago I read a very descriptive solution( with photos of each stage) to replacing the offending part which caused a 2002 C5 gear stick to lock into Park. Can you recover it for me please and put it back on the Citroen Forum.
    Many thanks. BigD
  5. Oh man .... look at all the messages here.... I hadn't noticed any of them before. So I need to lock a thread, find what black paint I've used and get a trailer load of part

    The avatar is my 5year old daughter driving the go-kart around (not under it's own power, I'm towing it with the mower so I have some control over how fast she goes).
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    your avatar - as at 3/10/11 - very interesting; what is it?
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    Time to lock this thread Shane..
    I'm getting a bit sick of having to defend people slandering me and saying outright lies on a public forum.
    your job as moderator is to stop this personal attack on me.
    A litigous person would be screaming lawsuit..
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    G'Day Shane,
    When you painted your Turbo, what paint did you use for the Black Out panel on the boot lid?
    You did paint it in acrylic didn't you? I need something that is compatible with PPG dulon and will last without the crazing that I have seen on some examples!
    Cheers Gerry
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    PS. Shane you'll need a trailer
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    Hi Shane,
    I have a number of ID and DS parts here----engine block, crank, sump, 8 port head,valve gear waterpump, fly wheel, pressure plate. gearbox, rocker cover etc. They are yours if you want them.---Gratis, zilch, zip, for free!
    Cheers Gerry
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About DoubleChevron

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22nd March 1974 (43)
About DoubleChevron
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Sometimes I put the cars & computers back together...
buggering up anything/everything I fiddle with
dismantling cars & computers
Car(s) - Current:
CX2500 GTi Turbo, Xantia Hyperactive, ID19, BX19
Car(s) Owned - Previous:
Many Citroens, slowly rusting away ...


'Cit' homepage:
Citroen Workshop
Proper cars--
'85 Series II CX2500 GTi Turbo I
'63 ID19
'72 DS21 ie 5spd pallas (last looked at ... about 15years ago)
'78 GS1220 pallas
'92 Range Rover Classic ... 5spd manual.

Yay ... No Slugomatics

Modern Junk:
'07 Poogoe 407 HDi 6spd manual


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    DoubleChevron liked post by robmac On thread : CX AC belt squeal fixed
    Perhaps we need to accede to JohnW's technical expertise and trust the advice his engineering consultant has given him. I would never suggest you "teach grandmother to suck eggs". And fact that...
    Liked On: 12th January 2018, 11:28 AM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by gerrypro On thread : 11BL wheels
    I Had a go at the hammer and punch idea-------total failure. All it did was push the metal down-----then I realised that the underside was not supported by the drum. This part of the drum is relieved...
    Liked On: 2nd May 2017, 09:52 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by andrewj On thread : CitroŽn GS Birotor Wankel
    And now... Stationary due to water leak into rotor. New motor still in the box...just need to find some time - too many projects!
    Liked On: 14th March 2017, 01:06 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by Bad Bertie On thread : 1978 2CV project for sale. $3800!
    I finally managed to clear the massive amount of junk surrounding the 2CV, and is now on Gumtree with ten photos! Once i remember my Ebay password , it will go on there as well.
    Liked On: 24th February 2017, 11:41 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by GreenBlood On thread : So who you gonna call...
    Just a call out for the help I've received behind the scenes from Rob :headbang: On the advice received here I have upgraded my store bought Sunbeam coffee crusher to the Cunill coffee grinder....
    Liked On: 13th September 2016, 10:47 AM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by Citman On thread : First SM in the world to drive ........Tassie
    I don't often post on the forum but thought this appropriate. Last weekend I took my wife and the SM on a run to meet other friends and suss out venues and drives for the next CitIn 17 - to be held...
    Liked On: 6th September 2016, 10:02 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by ds21bvh On thread : DS intermittent running problem, now wont even start...
    Hi Sven, Something I just thought of - there is a stacked disk filter in the tank that the fuel line feeds from. The stack is about 25mm above the bottom of the tank - if this is blocked, or...
    Liked On: 26th July 2016, 01:40 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by renault8&10 On thread : Storm Damaged Thread
    Construction is finished!! Council certification is tomorrow morning, Electrician comes to wire up the lights and powerpoints next Tuesday. I also need to finish off the floor and coating/sealing...
    Liked On: 23rd June 2016, 08:09 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by wilrex On thread : hoist up
    Hi Shane, if the oil can't get out, the water can't get in. That's my theory anyway. Keep plenty of oil around the chains and cables, squirt some up the inside running pads, and a bit of grease on...
    Liked On: 18th May 2016, 01:26 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by addo On thread : XM / 605 Motor Mount Bush Problem
    Some pictures, "my" press tools, and those borrowed from Steve Goodwin. 82941 82942 82943 82944 82945 82946 There's one shortcoming, I need an intermediate size "pusher" as when the pressing...
    Liked On: 11th April 2016, 01:17 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by wilrex On thread : ID19 resurrected
    Would you believe it. Got new tyres fitted. Got a four day pre registration permit. Filled her up at Buninyong and thought it a good idea to go round the mount bike track and test the...
    Liked On: 12th February 2016, 10:02 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by wilrex On thread : ID19 resurrected
    Hi, I obtained a roadworthy for my ID19P 1961 Heildelberg today. Was a wreck when I got it. Club plates next. Very excited. Rex.
    Liked On: 12th February 2016, 09:00 PM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by STALLED On thread : DS Wedding Cars - Sydney
    Hi all, We're getting married in July of this year (yay!)... Is there anyone in Sydney which is offering the services of a Citroen DS to take us to our wedding in Mosman in July? The DS is...
    Liked On: 25th January 2016, 10:18 AM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by Buttercup On thread : Dyane chassis
    I repaired my old (1960) chassis before the 2008 Raid. Easiest is to pull it all apart, engine out, body off, suspension off, basically a bare chassis. Turn it upside down on a couple of...
    Liked On: 13th January 2016, 12:12 AM
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    DoubleChevron liked post by Ken W On thread : Another Citroen has arrived in the Family
    Well Folks, I have always wanted one and seeing that I have some more time on my hands, it was now or never. I picked it up last Friday and I am still getting used to it. What gauge does what????...
    Liked On: 21st December 2015, 08:28 PM
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