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    Today, 08:53 AM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    I have had the left guard and the panel behind off and there was no sign of any leaks in there. I eventually traced a minor leak of green fluid back...
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    20th October 2017, 09:51 AM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    Thanks for that idea. My next task is to do as you say. The new drip is clearly from some part of the leakage return system. I have had new front...
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    20th October 2017, 09:47 AM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    Thanks for that Jerry. As it happens, when I was trying to get the pipe into the brake accumulator to seal I noticed that there was small burr on the...
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    18th October 2017, 09:59 PM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    Thanks Chris. There is no leak from the coolant pipe or attached hose, but, mysteriously the leak onto the exhaust downpipe has now ceased. That is...
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    14th October 2017, 09:49 PM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    I managed to get the correct(larger diameter) seal locally. Initially it still leaked profusely but after a bit more tightening it leaks only a...
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    5th October 2017, 09:55 AM
    tresbon replied to a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    Thanks David. I think that's it, I need a bigger seal. The old one appears to be a 10mm diameter one and managed to work for about 6 years until it...
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    4th October 2017, 10:14 PM
    tresbon started a thread More ds21 woes in CitroŽn Forum
    I have recently had a rear brake cylinder apart to fit new o-rings. I re-pressurised the system to check for leaks at the connection when my friend...
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    1st October 2017, 12:21 PM
    tresbon replied to a thread DS23 cooling issues in CitroŽn Forum
    When I bought my DS21 a few years back it suffered from overheating. I replaced virtually everything thing related to the cooling system except for...
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    1st October 2017, 12:04 PM
    Thanks for that Peter. The tyre date code is 2317 which seems to indicate that they are still wanting us to put the tyres on with the 'XAS' tread...
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    27th September 2017, 09:02 PM
    OK, I will just do a new message without replying to one. I just picked up my tyres from Tarzia yesterday. They can't balance the wheels because of...
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    27th September 2017, 08:37 PM
    HELP Why is it that when I write a detailed 'reply with quote' response and press 'Post Quick Response" I get messages saying I need to have more...
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    25th September 2017, 01:11 PM
    tresbon replied to a thread Bay to Birdwood 2017 in Renault Forum
    I was an entrant in the event with my Avocado green 16TS but it was not the one in Simon's photo. Given how thin on the road any type or color of 16s...
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8th October 1938 (79)
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adelaide
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psychology, spirituality,french cars,
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