I'm sure this wont bring many good replies lol, but here is my car...
Basic spec was:
120mm Ram pipes
Cat Cam 421's (wildest possible on standard pistons)
Standard exh Mani
Decat, into a full 2.5" exhaust
Pico 350cc Injectors
Ok ,so this is the second time ive had this problem ,basically i was driving round an island doing about 10mph and my powersteering light came on and the steering became extremely heavy. It happened again a few days later. Recently my ABS light has been coming on even though im not even...
Not had the ibiza long really and over winter not be arsed to do much but now i got the ball rolling.Anyway prev car was a 306 1.9 dturbo
Had a fair few things done but wont go into it on here
Have to say sorry right not for terrible camera phone pics
As it is at the mo
Picked up some...
Just wanted to check really, since owning my LCR the steering has always been really stiff and heavy compared to any other car i have drove it doesnt bother me now as im quite used to it but my missus was driving the car yesterday and picked up on this too. Its probably just the racing feel i...
I think my leon is a bit hard on fuel, not sure.
Its a 1.4 stella, mostly just me most of the time.
Mixture of motorway miles and secondary roads.
And I don't drive it so, nor driving it fast.
For a tank of petol getting about 370?
Well last week i bought myself an Ibiza TDI sport in grey. its covered 50,000miles with full service history. was a bit of a road trip from Peterhead to Edinburgh but well worth it when i got there.
so this week i decided to give the car a good clean and change a couple things.
a few dirty...
I just drove my brothers MK4 golf 130 tdi and his steering seems to be much lighter than my leon. I have a 110 tdi.
Was there a noticeable difference between the 2 models, or is there something wrong with my steering?
Had this problem for a while now, was not so bad when i had the standard cupra brakes on, just put it down to the discs being old (had a big lip) and possibly warped. Since i put the brembos on it feel alot worse. Braking hard for a speed camera tonight on the way home and i was seriously...
Took these yesterday, using a Sony A100 DSLR, mostly with the standard 18-70mm kit lens and a circular polizer filter. Some pics were taken using a 35-105mm minolta lens and CPL filter.
Hope theyre alright Dave. :think:
So, thought it was about time I condensed my progress into a thread...
Since ive got a 8v 1.4 lump I decided there was NO point in attempting to get any more power so I went down the handling route.
First off was new suspension and Weitec HICON GTN's were the order:
.. You've got a heavy load in the car every day. For the next couple of weeks I'm taking a few work collegues into work. Average weight is about 13 stone so about 52 stone all together. Got weitec coilovers on. Just wondering if it's doin the shocks or springs any damage or reducing their life...
I bought an '07 Leon 2.0TDI sport about 3 months ago. Only low miles (5K) but very suddenly, maybe over the period of a day or two the steering has become quite stiff and heavy.
I bought the car from a VW dealer who did a quick diagnostic check and found no fault with the power...
I've been driving 2 different Cupra's today, both MK3's.
My own, and SeanyK's
Mine is 2000 X Reg, his 2002 '02' Reg.
The clutch feels very light on mine in comparison to his, but we don't know if his has been changed before as he has only really just bought the car, and...