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  1. EPS light on after engine making a funny noise!

    I bought a seat ibiza in January and it cost me over £500 to service it! When I got it back the engine started making a constant noise as if I were needing to go up a gear, but even after changing gear its still very noisy! Then the car decided that on ocassion it wont start, it just chugs...
  2. AMK engine not making requested boost

    I have a 2001 AMK with stage 1 custom code and have recently taken it to JBS for a fault code i keep getting (17705) that puts it into limp mode on cold mornings. Also the MAF reading on VAG-COM gives me 182g/s on a log and JBS tell me that it is requesting 1.4 Bar but only making 1.2 Bar...
  3. D/V making wierd noise

    i have a bailey dumpvalve on my mk3 cupra, and basically it makes a flutter noise at low revs when driving (probally suposed to happen) but when i go a higher it sounds like its rubbing of something sounds abit like a trumpet/horn. and its horribly loud!!! in order to get a decent sound without...
  4. Making it louder ..

    Hi people ..... Whats the best method of making my seat ibiza 1.2 sounding less like a milk float .. and giving it a bit of a grrrr ? If you know what i mean ? thank you .
  5. HIDs making my fuse blow!

    Replaced two of the fuses for my nearside headilight now, any pointers on how to fix it would be appreciated as I am useless with electrics!
  6. Making a post?

    I'm trying to make a new thread in the Ibiza MK4 forum, but it keeps saying i can't post URL's, but there arn't any in my post?? Prob's something silly, but what am I doing wrong??:confused:
  7. alarm not making any noise??

    hi peeps, when i lock my 1.8t ibiza cupra the indicators flash and seems to arm the alarm. but i sat in it today to set it off and the lights flash but doesn't make a sound?? ive also opened the bonnet, held down the switch and locked it and the same happened. i cant see an alarm buzzer in...
  8. What year did they start making the K1

    Guys I've found a K1 for sale 20k miles on a 2007 - 07 plate for 15k. Did they make the K1 at this age as I've checked Parkers for the value and its only displaying 2008 onwards. Obviously if this is incorrect the car is highly over priced! lol Cheers for the advice Jim
  9. car making tapping noises

    had a problem recently with one of my coils going aa replaced it then had a problem car wouldnt accelarate over 80 would judder engine manegment light would come on flash once i slowed down abit would run fine still havent sorted that out yet but drove it the other day give it abit of boost...
  10. Sub Started Making "Fart" noises

    Hi all. I've been running an Infinity Basslink Subwoofer with 4 channel amp built in running my front speakers for about 18 months. However the past week or so it has started to "fart" if that makes sense at higher volumes i.e. it still beats in line with the song but it isnt crisp and...
  11. Berg

    Wierd Clutch Pedal Issues

    At the moment i have my clutch position switch out but i cant get it to stay in because theres so much pressure in the pedal it just forces it straight out when i release the clutch can a worn clutch cause this?? it is slipping etc and being changed tomorrow also my clutch pedal sits...
  12. stu666

    Worth making a complaint or not?

    Happy friday Folks, I have a 2006 Leon which I purchased 2nd hand from a Seat franchised dealership in April this year. Within the last month my reverse light stopped working due to a broken wire somewhere in the bottom part of the engine bay, so technically the car became non road legal...
  13. Toby Davis

    diesel making a loud thumping\ noise as i drive along

    Please help me someone My ibiza mk3 1.9 tdi, started making a weird thumping\knocking kind of noise a month back which has know got much worse. Took it to a garage and they said wheel bearings are fine and it might be a drive shaft and that they wernt sure (useless garages). Noise is louder and...
  14. Making a grand Return

    Hi, ive been away for a while playing over at the HyundaiCoupe forums. Yes about a year and a half a go I sold my Ibiza 1.4 and got a Hyundai Coupe 2.0l - great car but expensive to run in this economy. So im looking to sell up and actually try and pick up an Ibiza again. Ive been looking at...
  15. tool for making logs

    This may be a thicko question but what device is needed to make these logs that i keep seeing on boost problem posts,my lcr hesitates and is only 228.9 bhp and 238ftlb of torque with custom code stage 1 and if not to dear i would like to make some myself to see if anyone can shed some light on...
  16. stezo2k

    Are seat still making the mk4s?

    Just drove towards dudley and saw a black mk4 09 plate parked up, i didnt think you could get a mk4 in a 09 plate although i think the fella that lives there works for seat as ive seen leons, mk5 ibizas and alteas parked there before. I was starting to think it could be a private plate but the...
  17. For those making MAF logs with older tdi's

    After doing some logs on my ahu i was getting a bit worried that my MAF was very bad and not working well at all. But after a bit of research on tdiclub.com and other places i have found out that anyone with the old style pierburg TDi MAF like this one pictured here. Part number 974906461...
  18. My mk3 Chill making a weird noise

    Hey guys!! When I drive my car in 2nd gear at about 20mph 1800 rpm my car makes a vibrating noise which is not nice to listen to. When my hand is on the gearstick it stops making it. I took it to the garage and 5 different mechanics could not fix it! Ive tried having a look my self but...
  19. Moffat

    Diff making a noise

    Car started making a funny noise last night. Seemed to when accelerating in gears 1 - 3. In first if i pull away quite sharply, and in 2nd and 3rd, when boost comes in and torque picks up loads. Kind of like a whining/grating noise. Also when turning sharp corners when i was in a housing...
  20. scarface

    Making use of turbo

    Ive only had my cupra r mk1 for about 6 months and have never driven a turbo engined car before. What revs do you go up to, to make full use of the turbo? I currently drive to a max of 3000rpm, but someone told me im not making full use of turbo and should rev to 6000-7000rpm to make the most...
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