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    Hey guys just wanted to know what the v6 likes ie how you drive her just people say the honder civic likes to be pushed in hight revs just wanted to know how you drive your v6 is there any driving styles ???? Dont they like being opened up every now and again or not

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    Any diesel car enjoys being opened up matey, clears the lungs

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    any diesel car enjoys being opened up matey, clears the lungs :d


    i very rarley open mine up but you think it clears the tubes lol....john my guru lol when my car is cold in the morning when i turn it over ( i waite till the dash lights are off) before i turn the key when i drive off in first and second it sounds noisey its like a rattling but when the car is warm there is no sound ...... What you think i have never had diesel before

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    Diesels are a bit like that, they will be a bit quieter when warm.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Its just the oil warming up and getting into lube everything up mate, as said they are quite quiet when warm. Modern diesels are actually very quiet

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    more tractor sound on startup is fairly normal for a diesel I would say mate.

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    got the v6 petrol and have to say you need to rev it a bit to get the power, between 3-4k revs it starts to come to life

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    i know i should not but i sometimes fill my car up when the light comes on when i put £20 i put my foot down just to clear things ect i know i shouldnt let it get so low im going to keep it on half a tank
    Last edited by dannyjpuk; 6th March 2010 at 19:56. Reason: spelling lol

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    cheers guys

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