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    9th December 2017, 05:38 PM
    jaahn replied to a thread Gearbox jack hire in Renault Forum
    Hi :) I have never had a transmission jack but have used a metal "dish" or a plywood piece bolted to the jack head quite successfully. I too have...
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    9th December 2017, 05:07 PM
    Hi :) My thread bible ! My machinery handbook has gone but I used this for years at work and since. In sizes where there are different pitches...
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    9th December 2017, 09:50 AM
    Hi :) I would put a gauze strainer on there if it was mine :) NB people talk about imperial threads ! BA stands for BRITISH ASSOCIATION. Is that...
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    4th December 2017, 08:59 PM
    jaahn replied to a thread warning light in Renault Forum
    Hi Shane :) Then take note of JoBo. He owned quite a few R12 autos over the years and worked on them all including the rebuild of the autos. He put...
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    4th December 2017, 07:40 PM
    Hi :) Just to point out that BA screw threads are metric pitch. They come in small diameter increments so may have been used in GB too. I will look...
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    2nd December 2017, 11:49 AM
    jaahn replied to a thread warning light in Renault Forum
    Hi Shane :) The extra revs sounds like it was in 'limp home mode' and in 3rd gear. This is a normal protective step for all modern auto boxes if...
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    2nd December 2017, 09:51 AM
    jaahn replied to a thread S1 C5 lighting stalk in CitroŽn Forum
    Hi dimistyle :) The vin search shows if the original part number has been superceeded by a new number. It did not show that ! Your sweeping...
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    2nd December 2017, 08:59 AM
    Thanks Franz :) for putting all this stuff on here ! This thread never fails to interest me and obviously lots of others around the world. No back...
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    2nd December 2017, 08:34 AM
    jaahn replied to a thread S1 C5 lighting stalk in CitroŽn Forum
    Hi Dave :) Good news and bad news :) :( The two cars have the same part number shown for the 'switching block, remote control'. 6242F9 . So both...
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    1st December 2017, 07:58 AM
    jaahn replied to a thread Kooti Needs Help in Froggy Chat!
    Hi :) From my observation when engine manufacturers move to TTY bolts in the same engine type the size of the bolts changes as well as the bolt...
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    30th November 2017, 08:45 AM
    jaahn replied to a thread Kooti Needs Help in Froggy Chat!
    Hi Kooti:) I cannot comment directly on that engine but generally head bolts can be reused even if they are "yield" bolts. Of course these days...
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    29th November 2017, 04:15 PM
    Hi :) Well Continental certainly looks like a real dealer outfit compared to the original old house (that was next door ?) and surrounded by dead...
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    26th November 2017, 02:17 PM
    Hi Assasin :) Addo is not currently corresponding on the forum for his own reasons so he is unlikely to reply. Why not start your own thread in the...
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    26th November 2017, 01:59 PM
    HI Renburg, :) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_Duratorq_engine https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groupe_PSA I did not see any mention of Fiat but...
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    26th November 2017, 12:55 PM
    Hi dcc236 :) I believe it will not run on 64 bit systems direct. So you can get another old laptop :( if you can find one, getting hard to find now....
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    25th November 2017, 02:25 PM
    jaahn replied to a thread Lexia diagnostic tool in CitroŽn Forum
    Hi Turnbull151 :) The Autell fr704 is a superceded model so the model dates ceases then I guess. But you can use them OK it will just not recognise...
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    25th November 2017, 07:46 AM
    Hi :) Just recalling my past R12s. I am a driver who is easy on the mechanicals because i was the one who had to fix them. One of the clutches I did...
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    24th November 2017, 01:49 PM
    Gees my SWMBO will love that conversion by hubby. NOT ! How lucky was he that the beater sockets fitted the winder shafts :):):) Don't you just...
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    hi Jaahn,

    could you please email me the process for the climate control mixer motor fix, that you mentioned in the thread a couple of days ago? my email is [email protected].

    thank you.
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retired technician
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cars, people, travelling
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C5, 2CV, Lt15, Winnebago, CL450, FT500
Car(s) Owned - Previous:
BX19GT, GS, ID, LT15, B15, R20TS, R12, R8G, R8, R4, 4CV, 404, 403, and some number of non French cars and vans !

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