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by mrtailorson_
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Washer fluid warning
Replies: 15
Views: 855

Re: Washer fluid warning

i always ask meself if the modification i am gonna carry out will cause me more pain & tears (the answer is often "yes")

if so, i just leave the damn thing alone. not worth the bother.
by mrtailorson_
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Coolant reservoir cold fill level
Replies: 5
Views: 2300

Re: Coolant reservoir cold fill level

I have looked to find some sort of fill line on the coolant reservoir - without success. When cold, my car's coolant level in the reservoir is slightly higher than that shown in a recent posting i.e. Astra coolant reservoir.JPG Can anyone describe where the fill line is? Is it on a dip stick attach...
by mrtailorson_
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Washer fluid warning
Replies: 15
Views: 855

Re: Washer fluid warning

while irritating i can understand the omitting of the washer fluid sensor/buoy. it is not something fatal.
I also had coolant level check, and oil level check previously but those have been omitted as well.
the omitting of these are more serious :@
by mrtailorson_
Wed May 29, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Bonnet Bra
Replies: 5
Views: 1227

Re: Bonnet Bra

also they look horrible
by mrtailorson_
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: What is this piece?
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

Re: What is this piece?

Ivanzu wrote:
Thu Apr 25, 2019 2:34 pm
My doesn't look like that.
IMG_20190425_153339.jpg
that's how the winding should look like!

mine looks like a total shitjob. (manufactured 03/2016)
by mrtailorson_
Tue Apr 23, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: What is this piece?
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

Re: What is this piece?

As above the engine ecu. I think they are made up on templates and have manual labour involved. right? could have looked nicer if it was machine wound. it looks like a guy took up a duct tape and kept on winding :shock: and he most likely did so btw my engine bay ain't that dirty! :) c'mon. (3 year...
by mrtailorson_
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Paintwork impossible to maintain
Replies: 14
Views: 2573

Re: Paintwork impossible to maintain

my astra is power red (opaque paint)

it appears either it is super thin or the paint quality is shit. smallest piece of debris will scratch and so it does!
by mrtailorson_
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: What is this piece?
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

What is this piece?

...and why does the tape/isolation material look that it was wound by hand? (doesn't look very nice) :?

Image
by mrtailorson_
Wed Apr 17, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Reading the oil level on the dipstick
Replies: 12
Views: 2436

Re: Reading the oil level on the dipstick

my oil level reaches up to the half of the combed area.

too much oil?
by mrtailorson_
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Which engine coolant brand do you prefer?
Replies: 0
Views: 870

Which engine coolant brand do you prefer?

any preferred brand?

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