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  1. Nick G's Mk2 Leon FR TDi

    I picked it up Wed's but thought i'd add a couple of pics having cleaned it all afternoon! Need to get the wheels refurbed but still not sure on colour yet??
  2. tdi engine mods

    hi guys , just joined so go easy lol , ive just bought a leon fr 170 tdi and was wondering if anyone has any advice on engine mods , i heard that SEAT actually do an engine chip but not sure , if not anyone had their engine chipped or know of a good one to choose ? cheers guys hope to hear from...
  3. TDI Juddering under boost? Urgent help please

    Hi guys, Friend has a TDI which has been remapped.. Can anyone explain to why in every gear at certain RPM the engine shudders when coming onto boost? It doesn't last for every long till it runs perfect again? Almost feels like it's fueling issues.. I've got VagCom which is showing 3...
  4. FR TDI 150 Buying advice please

    Hi all, Am looking at buying my friends company car, he's owned it from new and has covered 111,000 miles from new with full Seat history, car has always gone to seat fro every little thing. Is there any common things i should be aware of, as i've owned a PD150 MK4 golf and that was a nightmare...
  5. Cupra tdi prices

    Now then, I was browsing the net the other day and whilst I was on there I thought I'd check for how much cupra tdi's are advertised at/going for (my car is a 56 plate with 52k on the clock by the way) and checked a couple of valuation sites afterwards. I was pleasantly suprised to find...
  6. Oil Problem on FR130 tdi 2006

    I have an FR130 tdi 2006 - whilst on holiday the spanner symbol came up on the dashboard with the word "oil" next to it. When i reached my destination - i put the small amount of oil i cary round in my boot in the engine (500ml?) hoping this would top it up sufficiently to get me home. The...
  7. shazo

    ibiza FR tdi Gear ratios? and final drive ratio info please?

    as above, im currently doing a project on my seat ibiza FR tdi pd130, its 2006 facelift model. if anyone could please tell me the gear ratios for the vehicle and the final drive ratio? ino the ibiza and fabia VRS have the same engine but i cant find either for ratios any help would be...
  8. Best Place to get a Turbo, Seat Ibiza Cupra TDi

    Right, my turbo has blown its seals on my 04/54 Seat Ibiza Cupra Tdi 160. Seat have quoted me £1672.59 for a new one, can anybody tell me a decent place to find a reconditioned one?????
  9. Seat Leon Fr tdi.

    Hi, I am currently the proud owner of a Seat Leon Fr Tdi, its an 05 reg.Its a standard 150bhp. This car has got to be most washed car i have ever owned just for the fact that it is simply brightest red ever when clean. Before this i ahd a platinum grey Leon cupra tdi with a 190bhp remap...
  10. boomhauwer

    experiences with the 2.0l tdi engine

    hey, i'm looking out for a new car lately, and I've come a cross a 2008 leon (yellow ofcourse) 2.0tdi, now I've heard that these engines weren't good... but what are your experiences with it... pro's and con's ;) thanks
  11. jonboy1066

    My TDi FR And some questions about upgrades

    Hi. I've been a member here for a few weeks and have had my Ibiza FR for 2 weeks now: My kids have named her "Bubbles De-Beeza" after I told them she couldn't be called "Bella"! I've been reading a lot of threads and trying to learn as much as I can from this forum. Up until a few...
  12. My tdi cupra broke :(

    Hi guys, I am new on here but wish my first topic wasnt a negative one!! Ive got a 54 reg Ibiza cupra tdi. oday I did a 90 mile round trip and when I got back to cambridge, i went down through the gears as I went round a corner about 1/2 mile from my house. I got down to 2nd, then when I...
  13. garry01

    what arb to buy on low leon? tdi model

    have the usual problems as you all know when dropping your leon with the arb rubbing on the drive shaft so have decided an uprated arb is now in need, already have shortened drop links before you ask, just want that extra bit of clearance. my question is what anti roll bars do you have on...
  14. mk4 golf 130 pd tdi fuel usage/low power

    hi guys need some advise i have a mk4 golf which i fitted a 2003 130 pd tdi 6speed into which as run like a dream tbh , but these pass few months mpgs and power seems sluggish until the turbo comes in . i replaced and bought a brand new 130 tdi turbo unit ,the engine starts first time every...
  15. Leon TDi Cupra - EML & Flashing Glow Plug

    Hi Guys, Just seeking some input although I have done some searching myself. I bought my car about a year ago and as soon as I bought it the engine management light came on. VAG-COM showed that there was an intermittant glow plug electrical fault. I've reset it a few times to see what...
  16. Anybody got an new FR TDI yet?

    I ordered an FR TDI at beginning of Feb, delivery end of April, hopefully? I just wondered if anybody has the car and if so, does it meet expectations? I have previously had a Fabia VRS, so my expectaions are high....
  17. PD160 charge pipe upgrade for FR TDI

    Has anyone tried to replace standard FR PD130 plastic pipe with the Cupra metal PD160 charge pipe?? (6LL145770B (egr to smic)) Is it a direct replacement?? Or can anyone recommend a direct fit aftermarket upgrade please! Cheers amigos
  18. FR TDi Suspension

    There are a couple of reasons I have been thinking about changing my 55 plate FR TDi, and one of the big ones is suspension. I find the A3 and Golf to be generally better damped and more suitable to the crap road surfaces that we all have to drive on, but I don't want to part with a big pile...
  19. 1.6 tdi engine oil, is it platinum???

    Hi, just wondering if the engine oil used in the ibiza 1.6 tdi's is called platinum? Any help would be great. Thanks
  20. Irmscher2007 Seat Leon Cupra TDI

    Had the car a couple of months now. Only changed a couple of things since buying it, Fabia rear wiper which is much better than the old one, full service, new front pads and discs as they were warped. These were fitted yesterday and still feel a bit spongie but need to be bedded in first...
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