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    Default Gonna give the motor a good seeing to

    Ok i'm going down to Boldon on saturday for the NE R/R day and i'm gonna give the car a good going over before I go....A:To get as much power as possible on the r/r and B: so I don't break down lol

    List of Jobs to do

    Oil and Filter
    Diesel Filter (not sure if I really want to before such a long trip)
    Boost sensor clean
    EGR clean
    Check for split vac/boost pipes
    Screen wash (adds 15bhp lol)
    Brake strip front and rear
    Fill up with diesel (and add millers)

    So what have I missed?

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    bump

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    How about new spark plugs!?

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    Should have said, its a 2.2DTi

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    Its a diesel buddy

    Check tyres and pressure's mate

    Irmscher Insignia CDTI 130

    MOD'S...Irmscher front spoiler, Irmscher mats, Irmscher door pins, Irmscher rear spoiler, Irmscher grille, Irmscher skirt & exhausts,Irmscher Roof spoiler MOD'S TO COME..Side skirts,Wheels

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    take your back wiper off, dust caps doorhandles and number plate screws to help with weight

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    My bad!! I was just thinking about for my car lol

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    That sounds pretty comprehensive without any major dismantling, its worth doing the diesel filter while you're at it,i would personally.

    Joe

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    give it a nice clean ..

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    Check your air filter also,as a clogged filter can strangle the engine

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