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Broken rear spring

Posted by admin on March 8, 2015 in Automotive |

Through the joys of wear & tear and British weather, about to drive to work when my rear spring failed on the car. Luckily, I was just driving off the kerb about to head to work when I heard a loud bang. Immediately reversed back onto the kerb because I knew what that sound was. […]

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Seized piston on brake caliper

Posted by admin on December 1, 2014 in Automotive |

After having my brakes inspected at the garage due to heavy vibrations when I was accelerating / braking. I suspected a warped brake disc or wheel balancing issue   My brother informed me that the piston was seized on my drivers side brake caliper at the front and it would need replacing. This was causing […]

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Timing belt replacement

Posted by admin on November 24, 2014 in Automotive |

Low and behold, after owning the car that had a lowly 32,000 miles on it when I first purchased and “Full” VWSH, my car was approaching the 80,000 mile limit for timing belt replacement Normally I go through around 1,000 miles per month and at current mileage it would be around summer next year when […]

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VW Golf MK5 Broken Spring

Posted by admin on February 9, 2014 in Automotive |

Starting my car this morning and tuning a junction highlighted a horrible sound which instantly occured on my car this morning which immediately made me suspect a my VW Golf had a broken spring   Turning full lock left to right on the car made a horrible clunking noise which can also be engine mounts […]

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