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  1. Comedywizard

    Exhaust differnces?

    Hi, Is there any difference between the exhaust system for a manual over an auto box setup? If there is I can only imagine it would be front pipe for clearance perhaps? I know the cr petrol engines have a centre silencer whereas the dci diesel doesnt. As the back boxes are all the same...
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    Engine change

    Hi guys, is it fairly straightforward on the k12 to take engine out? Whats easier, complete with box? My wifes 1.2 auto is getting lumpy and grumpy although not bad when warmed. so I was thinking either swap her out for better engine or sell it and change car completely Theres plenty of...
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    Windscreen fitter - South Wales

    Hi guys, anyone know a good / cheap windscreen fitter in South Wales area? Im sellling my mums k12 for spare/repair as clutch has gone and she has got a note instead. It has good windscreen which I want to swap as my wifes k12 auto has a nasty scratch. Any recommendation would be welcome...
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    Swapping speedo dash binnacle

    Hi dont know if any else has experience of this but thought Id share it. Basically wifes micra has fault with tell tale indicator arrow not working on the dash binnacle. (bulbs ok). So decided to swap binnacles with one from spare car I have which works fine. Plugged in and the light now...
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    Over assisted steering problem?

    Hi, Ive found many articles on power steering problems and dash light showing but my issue is that there is no dash light and the steering feels too light, as if its over assisting! (2003. 1.5 dci) Any one experienced this before? I have changed track rods, tracking has been done and tyre...
  6. Comedywizard

    Random rear wiper

    Hi guys, presume this is a common fault but wanted to see if its easy fix or needs replacement motor? Basically the rear wiper now decides it will stop/park randomly when/where it want to after you turn it off. It will only wipe again after 30secs or so before parking in another position...
  7. Comedywizard

    K11 3-door SR drivers glass?

    Hi guys, As per title I'm replacing the door glass for a friend as his was smashed. Basically just want to know if any 3-door glass will fit or is there any difference with early / later face lift k11 models? His is a V reg. Also were all k11 electric windows? or if not are they compatible...
  8. Comedywizard

    Suspension change - broken spring!

    Hi guys, I just thought I would share my 7 hour marathon. Took a lot longer than should have due to rusty bolt and having to cut off the arb drop link with grinder. I changed the whole suspension on my K12, Front struts and rear shocks and springs, all as new from an SR 160. Initially I...
  9. Comedywizard

    Tyre size comparison

    Hi Guys, sorry if this has been done to death previously but couldn't find definitive answer in the search. With the original micra size being 175/60/15 (odd profile and therefore can be expensive) looking at different tyres profile to make it cheaper. Obviously we all know when changing tyre...
  10. Comedywizard

    Tinted indicators.

    Hi guys, Recently had a spare 20 mins so decided to give it a go for a cheap mod. Had a cheapo tin of tinting spray which I think actually works quite well. It has blended the front grill together which I think is nice. Comments please? Do you like it or not?
  11. Comedywizard

    Bargain ebay goodies!

    Just thought I would share my latest ebay bargain. I got the complete package of items for £40 delivered! worth more than that just for the nice brake discs! As you can see includes wind deflectors, nismo badges and valve caps, window blinds and k&n filter. I wont be using all of the items...
  12. Comedywizard

    Exhaust fitment?

    Hi guys, not sure if this has been covered before as Im new to the forum, but does anyone know if clio / kangoo exhaust will fit k12? Looks similar in photos I've seen but not sure on bends etc.. Thanks
  13. Comedywizard


    Hi Guys, I'm new to the Micra club forum. Just though I would share some info on the cars. My wife has had K12 auto for few years, nice little car for her, easy to drive and park. I recently picked up a bargain K12 dci. Usually prefer bigger car to drive but enjoy driving the wifes...