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by teenmal
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Partial oil change
Replies: 29
Views: 3162

Re: Partial oil change

How much oil did you get from the engine??
by teenmal
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Partial oil change
Replies: 29
Views: 3162

Re: Partial oil change

Oil change completed with pump.... so easy, even for me!! Only thing I'll do differently for next time is invest in a Pela pump, rather than the cheap version I bought from ebay: https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F173080862001 Thanks for all the advic...
by teenmal
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: 1996 Mazda Bongo Steering problem
Replies: 3
Views: 491

Re: 1996 Mazda Bongo Steering problem

Did your garage check the struts for bind and the steering geometry Is the vehicle 2wd or 4wd.
by teenmal
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Heater not great, radiator maybe?
Replies: 19
Views: 2811

Re: Heater not great, radiator maybe?

Stevievee wrote: Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:58 pm Cabin temperature sensor, had the glovebox out, but can't see it? What's it look like and where should I be looking?? Thanks

Does the vehicle have Digital Air Con.??



https://www.igmaynard.co.uk/bongo/forum ... 23#p530723
by teenmal
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Low water sensor.
Replies: 28
Views: 3129

Re: Low water sensor.

Nothing extra heard yet but see here https://www.facebook.com/geoff.mather.16/posts/10157370698007012:78 However I know from other experience that getting a useful echo thru thick polythene can be interesting, the above doesn't appear to be a real tank merely a plastic bottle with a much thinner sk...
by teenmal
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Fuel gauge light
Replies: 3
Views: 728

Re: Fuel gauge light

It might be worthwhile putting an earth strap on the fuel tank.
by teenmal
Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Bongo cut out this morning
Replies: 18
Views: 2667

Re: Bongo cut out this morning

mikeonb4c wrote: Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:00 pm Forgive me sotal, can't remember but what engine type is yours? To my mind, fuel most likely if diesel but ignition issues come into play if petrol.




Diesel
by teenmal
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Partial oil change
Replies: 29
Views: 3162

Re: Partial oil change

The Pela pump is a pain in the a###, simply remove the sump plug and drain oil into container, I would advise you change the oil filter whenever you change the oil ,you need to remember these old vehicle need every help they can get, as said it would benefit the oil cooler jets and turbo .
by teenmal
Sat Jan 04, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Partial oil change
Replies: 29
Views: 3162

Re: Partial oil change

g8dhe wrote: Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:51 pm A 2l diesel ?
Which type of Bongo do you have Friendee's/Freda's are 2.5 L diesel, 2.l V6 Petrol or 2l Petrol







The chap has a 2.5 diesel.
by teenmal
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Crank seal
Replies: 2
Views: 654

Re: Crank seal

Outer dia 110mm
Inner dia 90mm
wid 8.5mm



Part no F28511399A
by teenmal
Tue Dec 31, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Low water sensor.
Replies: 28
Views: 3129

Re: Low water sensor.

I was wandering whether a side entry float could be used in the header tank with a buzzer or led connected to indicate a low water situation. Here is a link to what I mean https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Stainless-Steel-Liquid-Water-Level-Sensor-Horizontal-Mounting-Float-Switch-30W/401830614794?var=6716...
by teenmal
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Burst Rad.
Replies: 8
Views: 694

Re: Burst Rad.

Hi Paul, did the RAC man fit the radiator?
by teenmal
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: grinding noise help
Replies: 11
Views: 1268

Re: grinding noise help

borisbongo wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:58 pm 4wd 2.5 diesel






It would be worthwhile having the CV joints checked.
by teenmal
Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: grinding noise help
Replies: 11
Views: 1268

Re: grinding noise help

What vehicle do you have 2wd or 4wd ??