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Thread: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

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    Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    Well finally got the T4 ready for mot . So i took it work saturday just before the M6 roundabout junction 16 lost all power and cut out . So pin pointed fault to faulty key So today i by-passed the immobizer .

    I'll try mot it again saturday

    I hate vehicle's which are fighter


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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    lol remember when i went through a massive puddle in the lupo and it neally died lol

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    Had a clutch plate collapse on a Calibra while on the A500 that wasn't fun!

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    a few weeks ago clutch pedal gave up and went straight to floor in rush hour on lime kiln bank

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    A few destroyed gearboxes, and a knackered boost hose..... recovery trucks needed

    A couple of split coolant hoses knackered slave cylinder and broken throttle cable, but managed to bodge r/side and limp home.........not bad in nearly 12 years

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    One radiator destroyed itself, one clutch plate sheared

    That's it in 12 years for me

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    the golf broke down in the mdidle of limekiln bank waiting to turn right on dividy road the other week. a spark plug died so was running cak on 5 cylinders and the waste gate gasket decided to **** its self and fall to bits. very embarrising parking ona pub car park to be be collected by you mate on his tow truck. after removing the front bumper to get it on.
    all whilst you 10 year old passenger is asking whats wrong i though this car was supposed to be good.

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    When I had my 106 the throttle cable broke when I was doing 60ish, Coasted into a bus stop and waited for the AA
    You wouldn't cut me up like that if I had an on board camera would you?

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    Re: Don't you just hate breaking down.............

    I remember the coil pack giving up the ghost on my fiesta that was funny and the cam belt went snap on the lupo causing £700 worth of damage that however was not good as I was suppost to be driving to birmingham for my new job the next morning

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