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    Right, I have been offered a 52 plate SRI DTI 2.2 as a swap for my 04 plate 2.2 petrol SRI. But one thing I am worried about is I have heard alot of fuel pumps fail, resulting in a nice bill around £1000, this is putting me off slightly. But I am in serious need of a diesel as doing alot of driving in work now since being promoted.

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    i dont think its as common as you think, im not really sure tho, someone else might kno a bit more.

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    I'm only going off what I've been told by a few people, hope its not as common as thats the only thing stopping me in going for a look of it.

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    If we'd listen to what people say...we wouldn't have a car Every model has its problems
    Don't be scared of the old DTi's...they're pretty much bomb proof and I will always say: more miles on one = better

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    dad's did 250k miles on the same pump luck of the draw i gess

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    just swapped for it!!!! pics in another thread now!!!

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    welcome to the dark side, DIESEL

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    Rennie iv drove a DTI for the past 11 yrs vec b and c with no pump issues and both cars covered many many miles , my 52 plate has now done 139K miles .... its almost run in ,LOL

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    Cool cheers put my mind at rest

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    As said mate, no problems really with the pumps on dti's. Yes some of them have been known to blow but it's not as common as people make out. Mine is boxed and has 93k on the clock. It's lovely to drive.

    My tip would be to use millers additive and decent shell or BP fuel

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