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  1. Thread: sssshhhhhh

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    As it doesn't seem to be possible to get access...

    As it doesn't seem to be possible to get access to the members area, what do people do for selling/buying second hand mods and parts? Standard parts are easy to find on ebay, but there are very few...
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    I've only ever seen these foul things used...

    I've only ever seen these foul things used once... Sure, it stopped the head gasket leaking for a while. But it also blocked the radiator or something and caused a massive coolant explosion.
    Avoid...
  3. Thread: sssshhhhhh

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    My C2 is my second car.. For my sins! I've...

    My C2 is my second car.. For my sins! I've stripped it out to use on a track, but keeping it road legal as well.
  4. Having done a load of research for the power...

    Having done a load of research for the power steering issues I'm having, I'd say your first item to replace would be the steering ECU. They can be had for about 20 on ebay. I bought one from the...
  5. To describe the nature of the fault: After...

    To describe the nature of the fault: After starting the car, either immediately or after a few seconds of driving, the steering goes heavy in both directions. No other noises. No motion or...
  6. Thread: sssshhhhhh

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    It's almost as though some time in 2016, every...

    It's almost as though some time in 2016, every single C2 owner stopped caring about their car
    Maybe 99% of them all broke at once and got scrapped?
  7. Thanks for the advice It's a garaged track...

    Thanks for the advice

    It's a garaged track only car, and lives on a battery conditioner.. But I'll take your advice anyway and try hooking it up to my other car via some jumper cables - should...
  8. Resurrecting a bit of an old thread... I have...

    Resurrecting a bit of an old thread...

    I have an issue where my power steering died after a track day, on a 2006 Code. I took off the motor and checked the resistance, which seems to be about...
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    Steering motor removal

    Hi,

    Since my last track day I've had no power steering - very heavy steering both left and right. A BSI reset bought it back for one day, but it failed again the following. I can live with it,...
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    Interesting.. I did prime the new master...

    Interesting.. I did prime the new master cylinder with fluid, but there is a chance it could still be some air in there

    Hopefully I'll get it bled again over the bank holiday. My daily is off...
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    I don't think it's the rubber brake lines. The...

    I don't think it's the rubber brake lines. The pedal is spongy, and slowly sinks to just above the floor under pressure
    When I pump the pedal, it temporarily firms up, then sinks down again -...
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    I couldn't figure how to 'decouple' the pipe from...

    I couldn't figure how to 'decouple' the pipe from the reservoir to the clutch, so I jus detached the reservoir from the BMC in the engine bay. IT was a messy job - lots of brake cleaner and rags...
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    Brake Master Cylinder removal question

    Has anyone taken a brake master cylinder off?

    There's a pipe on the bottom of the brake reservoir, I think it's the clutch hydraulic system feed

    Anyway, it seems to be pressed on to the bottom...
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    VTS / Code modifications

    I still can't subscribe to any of the membership options via the forum front page.. I'm trying to access the for sale section as I'm looking for some parts for my budget track car..
    With much...
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    It did indeed pry out with a pair of plyers. Not...

    It did indeed pry out with a pair of plyers. Not a hard job at all in the end. :)
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    Membership and Classifieds section

    Hi,
    I'm fairly new here, and looking for a few bits for my VTS
    I wanted to buy the lite membership, but following the links in the shop, there is no option? All I can see are stickers.
    Is...
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    VTS Handbrake cable replacement question

    Hi,

    I just had an advisory on my MOT - for my C2 VTS/Code, it was for n/s handbrake efficiency low

    I had a good crawl under the car, and the spring was not returning to the caliper stop. A bit...
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