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matthen

Member Since 10 Sep 2013
Offline Last Active Nov 16 2013 09:10 PM
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In Topic: Dashboard Stays On For Hours After Engine Off

15 November 2013 - 01:45 PM

Jeebowhite, extensive research thus far suggests that a new igniton barrel will cure your problem, something to do with the microswitch on the steering lock not being depressed properly when removing the key.

 

However, once it is off it will not come back on if that is the problem.

 

I think Stoney may have correctly guessed the source of my problem - the fuse box under the bonnet. Here is a photo of it when I opened it up (I removed the ECU fuse to have a look under it - mild corrosion on the bottom most pin).

 

I'm guessing here, but I believe the last person who took the lid off didn't refit it correctly, and it has filled with dirt. Is it likely this is the cause?

 

If so, how difficult is it to remove the box and give it a proper clean? (only the photographed area is affected)

 

 


In Topic: Dashboard Stays On For Hours After Engine Off

14 November 2013 - 10:32 PM

The main one as in the one in the cabin (central fuse box)? Cars "asleep" again  now, but i'll get it down and have a look at it tomorrow. 


In Topic: "engine System Fault"

26 September 2013 - 04:00 PM

Car is currently at the garage, they're going to clean the EGR out, see if that makes any difference. They say the engine is struggling to regulate fuel pressure as well, going to try some injector cleaner on the next tank, see if that helps.


In Topic: "engine System Fault"

18 September 2013 - 11:41 AM

Update - Read the codes with OBDII software when the EML came on - Got "Exhaust Gas Recirculation Control Circuit High".

 

Split pipe or bust EGR? Thoughts?


In Topic: "engine System Fault"

11 September 2013 - 06:02 PM

All it says under DTC is "None." One of the reasons im at a loss.