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by cedriccools
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Antenne up/down wiring
Replies: 1
Views: 289

Antenne up/down wiring

Hi Guys Since i have my 1989 xj40 sovereign the antenna wasn't working. this weekend i removed the complete antenna system. I opened it and there was a broken piece from inside the antenna mast in it. I removed it, cleaned it up, and tested it with a 12v battery, everything works as it should. When ...
by cedriccools
Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: fuel fail 26 coming on again
Replies: 10
Views: 1090

Re: fuel fail 26 coming on again

Also have been thinking of an air leak, but can't find anything with brake cleaner/start pilot the article code of the oxygen sensor is: GENUINE BOSCH 0258003061 The car drove everyday before I bought it. But every light that could light up, was lightning. now every dashboard light is(was fixed). I ...
by cedriccools
Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: fuel fail 26 coming on again
Replies: 10
Views: 1090

Re: fuel fail 26 coming on again

Yep, Genuine bosch..
by cedriccools
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: anti-lock light stays on
Replies: 6
Views: 833

Re: anti-lock light stays on

Problem is solved. the left front ABS sensor was completely stuck and broken :-)
by cedriccools
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: fuel fail 26 coming on again
Replies: 10
Views: 1090

fuel fail 26 coming on again

Hi Guys A time ago i had some problems with fuel fail 26 coming on. It seemed like it got fixed after changing the following things: - distributor cap + wires + spark plugs - air filter - oxygen sensor - refitted exhaust manifold (was loose) - cleaned out injectors - fuel filter when I had the FF26 ...
by cedriccools
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: anti-lock light stays on
Replies: 6
Views: 833

anti-lock light stays on

My anti-lock light is burning when I start the car, it doesn't go out after a while or so, it stays burningn :-) now, I checked the forum and that could be a sign that the overvoltage relay has a broken fuse inside. now, for some reason I can't find the overvoltage relay on my car (xj40 4.0 sovereig...
by cedriccools
Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: vibrations on idle engine mount?
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: vibrations on idle engine mount?

[quote="old del boy" Misfires and air leaks , you really need to make sure your ignition system is not at fault and working properly , it's common for these cars to have been neglected , people seem to think ignition leads last forever but they will break down internally over time or absor...
by cedriccools
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: vibrations on idle engine mount?
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: vibrations on idle engine mount?

Just thinking about the low rpm... Does it only have the issues once warm? And Does the car struggle to run sometimes when you come to a stop (again only when warm)? Perhaps even cut out when you stop? If so, it may be the coolant temperature sensor. It's a common fail and I've had mine go twice, w...
by cedriccools
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: vibrations on idle engine mount?
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: vibrations on idle engine mount?

Just did the compression test. All cilinders are 7.5kg/cm2 except cylinder 5 and 6. Those are 9kg/cm2 I checked the plugs and cylinder 1 and 3 have an okay spark plug color. Cylinder 5 has a dark/black color so is running top rich Cylinder 2,4,6 are very light color, so are running too lean. What c...
by cedriccools
Thu Oct 19, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: vibrations on idle engine mount?
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: vibrations on idle engine mount?

Just did the compression test. All cilinders are 7.5kg/cm2 except cylinder 5 and 6. Those are 9kg/cm2 I checked the plugs and cylinder 1 and 3 have an okay spark plug color. Cylinder 5 has a dark/black color so is running top rich Cylinder 2,4,6 are very light color, so are running too lean. What ca...

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