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by mac1776
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted 16v fuel pressure regulator
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: Wanted 16v fuel pressure regulator

Thank you, read and replied, much appreciated, regards Mac
by mac1776
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted 16v fuel pressure regulator
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Wanted 16v fuel pressure regulator

Hi All,
I bought a used regulator only to find it is corroded on the casing and is leaking fuel, not ideal.

If anyone has a good one leaking in their shed/loft please let me know
Many thanks
Mac
by mac1776
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Technical,Tuning and Modification
Topic: Is it a pressure regulator?
Replies: 0
Views: 247

Is it a pressure regulator?

Hi all, in my quest to get the mk 1 running I have a couple of questions :- from the fuel filter outlet the pipe runs uphill to a ledge where the pipe goes into what looks like a regulator, the exit pipe then joins to the metal pipes leading to the injectors, is this correct? I am getting fuel up to...
by mac1776
Sun May 26, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Crank sensor location
Replies: 8
Views: 1146

Re: Crank sensor location

Not at all guys !!! Just grateful for the support :wink:
by mac1776
Thu May 23, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Crank sensor location
Replies: 8
Views: 1146

Re: Crank sensor location

Hi Vanny, thanks again, All replaced now, I think Dave_16v has possibly found a problem, the fuel delivery to the fuel rail has been incorrect since I got the car, someone had obviously had a look prior to me taking over and the fuel supply pipe enters at the regulator end which is incorrect. I will...
by mac1776
Sun May 19, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Crank sensor location
Replies: 8
Views: 1146

Crank sensor location

Hi All, please can someone let me know where to find the crank sensor, Haynes manual states it’s under the ignition coil , I’ve had a quick look to no avail.
by mac1776
Wed May 08, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Red Mk1 16v
Replies: 13
Views: 3133

Re: Red Mk1 16v

Hi Mike, I can confirm it is the same. Does anyone have knowledge of this vehicle at all? Apart from the knobby number plate it appears in pretty solid condition. :wink:
by mac1776
Thu May 02, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Technical,Tuning and Modification
Topic: mk 1 16v fuel pump question
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: mk 1 16v fuel pump question

Hi Dave,
many thanks, I have confirmed they both click when the ign is turned, which they do. I s there anything alse I should be looking for in that respect?
Cheers
Mac
by mac1776
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Technical,Tuning and Modification
Topic: mk 1 16v fuel pump question
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

Re: mk 1 16v fuel pump question

Hi Vanny
Thank you again, I will have a look on Tuesday.
Regards
Mac
by mac1776
Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Technical,Tuning and Modification
Topic: mk 1 16v fuel pump question
Replies: 6
Views: 1392

mk 1 16v fuel pump question

Hi Guys, now the weather is allegedly improving it is time to make a start on getting the old girl to start !! Compressions & sparks are good but no fuel is getting through to the injectors when the engine is cranked over. Fuel is pumped as far as the fuel rail when the ign switch goes through to st...
by mac1776
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Chances of success
Replies: 6
Views: 1461

Re: Chances of success

Spot on matey, with luck the weather will pick up and I can attack the one on my drive !!
Enjoy :)
by mac1776
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 16v parts - updated 27/5 more doors
Replies: 14
Views: 2712

Re: 16v parts

All arrived this morning, thank you, much appreciated.
by mac1776
Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 16v parts - updated 27/5 more doors
Replies: 14
Views: 2712

Re: 16v parts

Hi Gary
Please confirm you received my PM only because my work computer access is very limited !!(Big brother et al)
by mac1776
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 16v parts - updated 27/5 more doors
Replies: 14
Views: 2712

Re: 16v parts

PM sent, thank you :)
by mac1776
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 16v parts - updated 27/5 more doors
Replies: 14
Views: 2712

Re: 16v parts

On would be fab please, how much are you looking for please, I can scoot down and collect when convenient (shifts permitting !!)