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    Default 2.0dti trouble starting

    last saturday i went to start the car it had been standing for 3 days, so i go to start her and she wouldnt start, i new what the problem was there was air in the system, so i tryed for 1 hour tryinvg to get her going but nothink, so i called the aa out within 10 seconds of him trying it started, car been used everyday last week , friday i park er up and today i go and start her and same thing again but i get her going after about 10 mins, i understand that its common for air to get into the system on these but how do i stop this, the aa said theres a valve or seal i can buy,?

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    Return pipes do a search and all will be clear

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    Return pipes do a search and all will be clear

    so a one way valve is the answer (non return valve) where would this be put by the pump it in engine bay with filter?


    if vx know about these faults they should ****in recall them, it gets me mad

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    Not sure about the non return valve think it was john that posted about the same problem on saab's but normally you would just replace pipes and t-bars

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    Not sure about the non return valve think it was john that posted about the same problem on saab's but normally you would just replace pipes and t-bars

    do you know if its a hard job to DIY?


    dont want to sound thick, but how does the air get in the system in the first place?

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    Pipes perish and leak air in mate,regards to how big a job it is its not that big a job i need to do mine but haven't got round to it yet,sure there's a post or a how-to telling you how to do it some where

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    Pipes perish and leak air in mate,regards to how big a job it is its not that big a job i need to do mine but haven't got round to it yet,sure there's a post or a how-to telling you how to do it some where

    im more worried about the fuel pump when this happens ive hurd storys about these pumps and the cost,

    looks like its a job for the summer then this

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    If fuel pump goes it just goes ive never heard of anyone having intermittent fuel pump problems ? i was waiting for better weather then there's a few things i want to clean and replace.
    Keep an eye out for meets in your area as i'm sure there would be a few member's willing to help you do them

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