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    Guys

    Just had full service done @ 49,000 with all ok.

    Z19dth

    I want to change the water pump and cambelt before the next service is due, am guessing would be in the region of 62-65k miles ish by then.

    How difficult is it? has anyone done thier own here?

    Same goes for the pre-cat, I want to change it to a Scorpion downpipe, how difficult is it??

    Rgds
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    I did both of mine myself, but as i'm a mechanic i'm not sure if this post is any help

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    Quote Originally Posted by XPCobra View Post
    I did both of mine myself, but as i'm a mechanic i'm not sure if this post is any help
    How hard do you think it is for non mechanics.

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    Sorry mate, dont know what you are on about, cant take my eyes off those puppies!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shineysig View Post
    Sorry mate, dont know what you are on about, cant take my eyes off those puppies!!!
    lol thanks

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    The downpipe is easy, remove undertray, remove 2 nuts and bracket, then slacken elbow to turbo clamp, be sure to renew the clamp and gasket.

    I wouldnt recommend the timing belt to somebody that's unsure as it can cost loads if it goes wrong

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    Of that's piks you I will do it for nowt lmao hahah
    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    Quote Originally Posted by XPCobra View Post
    The downpipe is easy, remove undertray, remove 2 nuts and bracket, then slacken elbow to turbo clamp, be sure to renew the clamp and gasket.

    I wouldnt recommend the timing belt to somebody that's unsure as it can cost loads if it goes wrong
    So the downpipe can be done without taking any of the front off

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    Quote Originally Posted by paulvectrac View Post
    Of that's piks you I will do it for nowt lmao hahah
    lol no, it's our lass :-)

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