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Hmm, so a week into V6 ownership and i've encountered my first problem! Had a bit of a search around the internet but not found much.
Just came back from a friend's house, car wouldn't start the first time weirdly, turned over a couple of times but didn't catch. Waited 30s and tried again, all was fine this time. After i got out of his village i started to realise it wasn't feeling quite right. As usual waited 5 minutes until it was up to temperature and accelerated, only to find it's noticably down on power. The rev lights start coming on at 4k, then the limiter cuts in hard at somewhere between 4.5/5k. I assume this is the behaviour when then engine's cold, but it was showing 84C as usual by this point. At the end of my 45minute journey, it's still feeling sluggish and won't go above 5k. There's no warning lights or messages, everything sounds normal. It's the same behaviour across all three DPM modes.
Any ideas? Fortunately it's still under warranty, but don't really want to be without it for who-knows long
103 views · 1 replies ( Last reply by winthattt )
Can you offer some advice please. Managed to find some time today to replace my exhaust flexi. While under there I noticed all 4 of the exhaust hangers are either broken or missing!
I've had a look around and could do with your thoughts.
If I buy the standard ones circa £5 each do I also need the metal straps which go over the top (as seen here)
Or am I better getting the updated silicone ones? These seem to come in red or black any idea on what's better?
The car has a decat and the exhaust bracket seems to be completely missing, I've done a search but can't find any. Does anyone know where I should be looking?
Finally, I need to replace the bolts as the remaining few are seriously corroded. Does anyone know the spec so I can get some stainless ones?
Final note, this is a road car with a decat and a janspeed backbox, I'm not planning on tracking it if that influences the above.
Thanks for your help
123 views · 1 replies ( Last reply by StokieAfro )
The OEM Bluespot Woodstock head unit in my Elise is playing up and I am thinking of replacing it.
I really like the record facility - I can set it to record the Classic Comedy hour on Radio4 Extra every day so I can have something to listen to on long journeys.
I want a DAB radio - with Bluetooth (for handsfree), recording facility and sd card slot. Not worried about CD player.
I can't find anything that ticks all the boxes
Anyone got any suggestions ????
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I would like to say thanks to all the team at Allon White in Cranfield for the service on my Elise this week. I was fortunate to win a free service in the raffle at last year's LiTP. John Bellinger sorted it out, even supplying a courtesy car for even though I offered to pay for it. Hopefully we can show some reciprocity for their generosity in donating to the raffle. There's also the breakfast clubs on the first Saturday in the month.
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