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by shaun_469
Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: 1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: 1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?

Sounding like a big job :D only wanted to try it on a different car I have, they apparently share the same map sensor and the other car is playing up...is it removeable from the ecu??
by shaun_469
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: 1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: 1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?

Cheers for the replies guys, will have a look later, I’m sure I’ve seen it had one, and I’m also sure it’s listed on eurocarparts as a spare....will have a look anyway!
by shaun_469
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: 1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?
Replies: 5
Views: 353

1.7 turbo MAP sensor, where is it?

Hi everyone, I’m probably being blind, but I can’t seem to find my MAP sensor...can someone point me in the right direction please!

Thanks in advance! Shaun
by shaun_469
Wed Sep 25, 2013 5:19 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: volvo 480 1.7 turbo for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 727

Re: volvo 480 1.7 turbo for sale

forgot to mention car is in bristol/bath area!
by shaun_469
Wed Sep 25, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: volvo 480 1.7 turbo for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 727

volvo 480 1.7 turbo for sale

Hi, up for sale is my paris blue 1.7 turbo it has more than 6 months mot on it (think is about 8 but will check) and was taxed on the same day, so should be about 2 months tax left on it aswell its on 93000 miles i believe, and is in good condition, it has every MOT from new, and a full service hist...
by shaun_469
Sat Jun 15, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: a few questions/queries
Replies: 8
Views: 981

Re: a few questions/queries

Hi all, I will start leaving more spaces in my replies as, I notice it makes them easier to read! I went out and looked at hoses last night, and the black one which goes into the turbo control valve was actually snapped in half and had previously been repaired...by using insulation tape to join the ...
by shaun_469
Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: a few questions/queries
Replies: 8
Views: 981

Re: a few questions/queries

do you have a picture of where to look for the hose which may have been knocked off? i have no idea where the MBC would be either! lol, all he did was take off the air hose to the throttle body and spray carb cleaner in, so i cant see how he would have dislodged a hose? any way, thanks for the info!...
by shaun_469
Fri Jun 14, 2013 4:35 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: a few questions/queries
Replies: 8
Views: 981

a few questions/queries

Hi everyone! ill introduce my self first quick! my names shaun, im from bristol and have just bought a volvo 480 turbo (in paris blue if that makes a difference! :D ) i looked at this car over a year ago, in a garage, and didnt buy it as my wife wanted a convertible, anyway, i went back a few days a...