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  • adaxo's Avatar
    12-01-2022, 10:39 PM
    Thanks TAR yes you right I have complete prop shaft and would be happy to sell it, ByPrOdUcT send me your offer if you want it, I'm in Atherton M46
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    10-01-2022, 04:50 PM
    It looks like there is a drive on the end of the stepper motor so I'm wondering if whatever that the stepper motor moves may be stuck. Does the plunger just move in and out or does it rotate?
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    06-01-2022, 01:59 PM
    Thanks for the offer Garry. That's too kind. It will be a few weeks at least before I'm able to travel with the car unfortunately. I'm balls deep in few jobs on it at the moment, and once those are done I need some welding for the MOT.
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    06-01-2022, 01:55 PM
    Hi Tony, yes the motor can be adjusted manually, thanks for the tip. Maybe I can warm it up, then adjust the stepper motor manually, then with it unplugged adjust the idle screw. Hopefully it works better now I have replaced the o-ring. I'm also going to a local community repair group on Saturday to have my MAF PCB repaired, how great is that! P.S. do you know what it is that the stepper motor is moving?
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    05-01-2022, 11:04 PM
    Thanks guys, thats bad news. I followed the instructions that were included with the stepper motor. I will look into getting a cable and evoscan. It never ends...
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  • Seems Unlikely's Avatar
    03-01-2022, 06:27 PM
    Ok thanks chaps..best get my head under the dash and start searching for overheating components :furious3:
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    03-01-2022, 03:22 PM
    if anyone has one lying around or knows where I can get one please let me know thanks steve. it is 63 O.D. 69I.D. 0.48mm THK cheers
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    03-01-2022, 03:14 PM
    yes its possible. I had an issue the same as OP that that happened once, but the car has been off the road for the last month. I also seem to have an issue where the revs are not raising as I would expect on cold mornings, which made think it was a MAF issue. I also had a strange experience when changing the idle speed stepper motor, the instructions said to turn the speed adjuster screw all the way in and hold the rpms at 2000 until the engine was warm. then back it out the 650rpm. ...
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    03-01-2022, 01:53 AM
    Well I've run the test as instructed. The resistance value at 20c was good and it changed as i heated it, although i'm not to confident on how accurate my probe thermometer is measuring air temp. It seemed slow to react. So the upper reading wasn't bang on. So maybe my diode is ok. Bit strange, i might take it to be looked at anyway.
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    03-01-2022, 01:07 AM
    Ah thats awesome, the manual i have i think only had a test requiring a test loom.
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  • Seems Unlikely's Avatar
    02-01-2022, 10:24 PM
    Dammit Tar wrong answer :quasi: That means my problem won't be as easy to solve as I hoped....
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  • Seems Unlikely's Avatar
    02-01-2022, 08:00 PM
    Much as the title suggests, lol. Backstory, the VR4 is coming out to play if it likes it or not. Lots of work done, car now starts and runs. No charge tho, and no battery warning light at any point. Also an electrical unhappiness smell, burning silicon gubbins, you may know it well, inside the car after connecting battery and turning ignition on... Obviously the alternator would be a first call, but they are hardly a drop out and drop in job. So I cheated slightly, removed the cables...
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    01-01-2022, 02:44 PM
    Thanks for the offer Garry much appreciated. I spoke to Mike at viamoto recently and he mentioned the diode was faulty on his brothers legnum. I've done a diode test with a multimeter and I think the diode itself maybe faulty. The test guide instructed to remove one side of the diode for the circuit before performing the test which I was unable to do however, so I am not 100% sure if that is the issue. There are some PCB repair shops near me so I will try and get it looked at once they open...
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    28-12-2021, 07:07 PM
    Hi Tony, I had a potential MAF fault recently and came across this thread I've had a a look at the circuit board as you suggested. I'm not really sure what to look for when you say crystalised solder. I've taken some pictures there does seem to be some brown stuff as you can see. Notably a couple of the tabs on the cover were broken so it looks as if someone may have been in before. I've taken some pictures maybe you can suggest if these solders need redoing. Thanks Steve.
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  • CHESHIRECAT's Avatar
    22-12-2021, 08:44 PM
    Interested, please let me know when these will be available.
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    Hi Adam,
    please message me on this number 07598078751 if you manage to find those oils. I'll come and get them asap, because would like to get them changed this weekend if possible.
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