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...Ford Focus - Bonnet release trouble The bonnet on this 2006 Ford Focus 1.6 had very likely not been opened since the last time the Focus was in my workshop, and that was around a year ago. A quick call to the owner confirmed my suspicions, and told me he had not had a need to open it, all...

...Suzuki Wagon R - Boot bother Serviced liked clockwork every year, this 2004 Suzuki Wagon R had covered under 60,000 miles and was in a nice clean condition. The owner had looked after the mini MPV and if something needed doing, she would get it done. But when I advised something was going...

...Renault Clio - Starter failure or battery When the owner of this 1.2 litre 2007 Renault Clio III began to have starting trouble, the first thing she did was to go out and buy a new battery. She had owned the Clio for over six years, and knew that the battery was at least that old. Not a r...

...Autobiz Tech Helpline Autobiz Helpline Tim Stock Temperature and pressure relationships in AirCon systems In a recent edition, we explored the common issues faced by workshops diagnosing modern air conditioning systems, and the issue with compressors that had failed to operate, for man...

...Common rail diesel injection has been around for many years now, and technicians have been familiar with the processes required when diagnosing these systems… until now. The vehicle in question was a Ford Galaxy 2.0 TDi fitted with a KNWA engine built from 2010. The vehicle cut out whi...

...Every year, with the onset of the hot weather, we are overwhelmed with requests for A/C system re-gassing. But this year we have been seeing more complex diagnostic issues appearing after a year of lockdown, vehicles have not been used as much, especially the climate control. In the pa...

...Mercedes C CLASS - Non start problem Normally, when the owner of a diesel complains of a starting problem, it is expected to be either low battery or fuel related. So I would expect the job to be either checking the charging rate or the glow plugs. The owner of this 2008 Mercedes C200 Ele...

...Opel Corsa - An easily fixed oil leak Oil leaks can often be very tricky to track down and sometimes difficult to fix. Replacing an oil seal will not always remedy the problem if the system is pressurising. What may appear to be a straightforward job is not always so. The first proble...

...One of my regulars asked me if I would connect up his 2004 VW Golf 1.9 TDi to my scanner, in an attempt to try and identify an ongoing problem he had been having. Every now and again, the engine would start to behave in an erratic fashion and the Check Engine light would come on. The...

...Citroen C3 - Cooling fan problems The fan running constantly and then its failure was due to the water which had penetrated the control module The majority of the driving, that the owner of this 2015 Citroen Picasso had been doing over the past few weeks, was around town. He had paid...



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