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  1. So today the car run and cut out for 2 - 3 seconds so I put a diagnostic on and the code P1570 immobiliser come up I cleared the code car run fine but then I turned it off and back on it come back with the same problem of cutting out so I took the battery off for 30 minutes it was clear again but has come back again any help possible any fixes I can do will be much appreciated thanks
  2. Hi I'm looking for a bonnet carpet/sound proofing with clips for my lupo. I'm located in Dundee Scotland any help to find one will be very appreciated thank you
  3. So its been a while since ive posted a photo of my lupo so heres a few recent photos its not the best looking but its my car and what i think i should put on it to make it stand out from the rest
  4. I hope it's just a gearbox that's off a 1ltr or something because it shouldn't be doing what it is. I'll look for the codes tomorrow and post them with a photo
  5. Hi guys Just have a question I've had my car since September and I've been driving it for a while now and it's hard to explain the problem. If I'm doing 70mph the Revs are very high 4000-4500 rpm. I'm thinking at some point it's had a wrong gearbox fitted to it and wondered if anyone could help me out. If needed ill get a video of the clocks Thank you Kieran
  6. Oh right I know exactly what wire you mean thanks
  7. Hi guys Just recently my speedo has stopped working and yesterday my fuel gauge keeps going on and off. Any ideas of any electrical faults that may cause this?? Thank you Kieran
  8. Ok thanks I can clip it to any roof rack tho?
  9. Hi guys What's the correct size Thule roof fairing for a lupo? Im gonna get one soon and a roof rack Thanks Kieran
  10. Wheres the best place to get all the silicone hoses for a 1.4s 16v lupo engine? Ive been looking online and cant seem to find any. But can buy hose and make it myself, but id like to just buy the proper kit. thanks kieran
  11. Just found this plug off under the drivers side where the bonnet handle is any ideas what it is and why it is off?? Thank you Kieran
  12. Thanks guys ill have a look in a bit need to find my fuses in the shed Yes but I can't understand half of the symbols lol
  13. Hi guys can you help me find the fuse for the cigarette lighter and/or the fuse amp number Thank you Kieran
  14. Update Cars running lovely now, gonna get insurance later. Got a few ideas for mods and a few repairs, hope to have it all ready for a few shows Kieran
  15. Update got my drive shafts back in today, the gearbox needs to be set up, i have a few gears but, no reverse, and it makes a strange noise when it drive's thing the gears are not sitting in properly, got a slight oil leak from sump
  16. it looks a mess but its all plug and go you cant get anything wrong because the plugs only fit the correct plug it should go with, some parts are/can be hard to get to or undo but that maybe diffrent on other engines
  17. if you have a nice tool kit like i do then and a friend or two then yes its very easy, just make sure you take plenty of photos and take your time doing it. make sure the engine codes match and try to keep all the bolts marked up in bags so it makes life easy putting it back in kieran
  18. my new engine arrived today and i fitted it right away so happy now shes alive again kieran
  19. Thank you mate I've got the correct code engine now, I don't know why people were telling me that different engines work
  20. Hi guys I'm just wondering what fluids I need for my car ie engine oil, power steering oil and coolant Thanks Kieran
  21. So I've been looking for an AHW engine for a while and I've been told different things, Ie that an AUA will work in an AHW ecu, can someone please help me out. Thank you Kieran
  22. I'm going to be at the All Types car show in Wales, May 14TH I want to go on behalf of Club lupo and maybe enter the show on the the sunday would be nice to see fellow club members there too Link to show page http://www.alltypesvwshow.co.uk/Main-Home/main-home.html
  23. i cant wait to get lilly on the road again :)


  24. I've had this same problem i changed everything and it still didn't get hot like i wanted it to must be a common problem in lupo's?
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