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  1. Thread: The duke

    by #steve
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    Crisis actor?

    Crisis actor?
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    I think Xfr rears are slightly smaller all other ...

    I think Xfr rears are slightly smaller all other
    XF s are 326mm.
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    You're getting there Chris, just remember BMW...

    You're getting there Chris, just remember BMW means Bring Money in Wheelbarrow lol.
    I'm glad you're not going on BMW forum as I for one like reading about your car adventures.
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    I'm patiently waiting to be stung.....

    I'm patiently waiting to be stung.....
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    Probably because in the good old days only...

    Probably because in the good old days only tractors had diesel engines.
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    How old is the battery? I would get this...

    How old is the battery?
    I would get this checked first.If the battery checks out o.k. I would then be looking at the starter motor.
  7. Yes I agree Chris, it would also be good if the...

    Yes I agree Chris, it would also be good if the dislike icon was moved to the right hand side well out of the way of fat fingers.
  8. Whoops, sorry that's twice I have done that now....

    Whoops, sorry that's twice I have done that now. The icons are too close together on the phone lol.
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    I use Miller's XF Longlife 5w30 it's to Ford spec...

    I use Miller's XF Longlife 5w30 it's to Ford spec M2C934B.
    No problems at all.
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    My condolences Jim,I hope the day goes smoothly.

    My condolences Jim,I hope the day goes smoothly.
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    It sounds like the door lock mechanism is...

    It sounds like the door lock mechanism is starting to fail.
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    Taxi, sod the expense, only one journey and it...

    Taxi, sod the expense, only one journey and it gets you there hassle free.
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    It's safe as long as long as you wrap the cables...

    It's safe as long as long as you wrap the cables in rags or put them in a polystyrene cup.
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    One way to check the alternator is to start the...

    One way to check the alternator is to start the car and carefully remove the battery cables (positive first) if the car keeps running the alternator is ok.
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    If your old tensioners are spring loaded the...

    If your old tensioners are spring loaded the replacements might be hydraulic.
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    "I think that's it....." unfortunately it never...

    "I think that's it....." unfortunately it never is with a BMW lol.
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    Excellent story and excellent Bangernomics car. ...

    Excellent story and excellent Bangernomics car.

    The BMW I had the shroud on the viscous fan cracked and I just super glued it together.
  18. Thread: Vandalism

    by #steve
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    Cheap cameras are rubbish, I changed mine to a 4...

    Cheap cameras are rubbish, I changed mine to a 4 camera HD system made by Swann.
    The images are crystal clear and the whole house is covered as well as the car.
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    Good luck, nothing worse than MOTs etc near...

    Good luck, nothing worse than MOTs etc near Christmas.
  20. Thread: Nipples

    by #steve
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    They are definitely M10 on the "normal" brakes.

    They are definitely M10 on the "normal" brakes.
  21. Thread: Nipples

    by #steve
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    I don't know the size of Brembo nipples but I...

    I don't know the size of Brembo nipples but I always soak mine with Plus Gas and before loosening give them a VERY light tap with a hammer.

    This seems to work for me.
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    Ignore the dislike, pressed wrong button lol.

    Ignore the dislike, pressed wrong button lol.
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    Another vote here for Millers oil. Put exactly...

    Another vote here for Millers oil.

    Put exactly 6.5 litres in and that brings it to 3/4 full on the electric dipstick and you shouldn't have any problems.
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    Lost it originally had the weight at 80kg and has...

    Lost it originally had the weight at 80kg and has now corrected it to 9kg,hence the comment.
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    You can't beat Yorkshire for a good day out.

    You can't beat Yorkshire for a good day out.
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