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  1. David Vincent

    Ak12 1.2 engine overheating

    Try to understand me because i'm not really good in english. Water began to boil at 100°c. The cooling fan of the ak12 cr12de start turning when the engine reach 102°c. 102°c is too much for the radiator and the fan to evacuate all that heat. There is only two solution,first one is to swap the...
  2. David Vincent

    Ak12 1.2 engine overheating

    Try to understand me because i'm not really good in english. Water began to boil at 100°c. The cooling fan of the ak12 cr12de start turning when the engine reach 102°c. 102°c is too much for the radiator and the to evacuate all that heat. This only two solution,first one is to swap the radiator...
  3. David Vincent

    Ak12 1.2 engine overheating

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  4. David Vincent

    Ak12 1.2 engine overheating

    Hello! I have my AK12 since 10yrs already. I'am a car mechanic for 17yrs now. I have found the overheating problem and have two solution to solve the problem.
  5. David Vincent

    How do you know if timing chain has been replaced ?

    Its hard to know that. Car with timing belt are easy to know if t-belt have been recently change.
  6. David Vincent

    Just an idea..

    Wrong forum lol. But i will reply to you. What do you mean 'switching'?? If you want to upgrade you braking system. Just swap your rear brake drum and put a brake disc or there are more simple,just put a bigger front brake disc so no need to modified the rear brake.
  7. David Vincent

    Cr12de turbo

    I was planing to fit one on my k12 but it will be a bad idea. The engine block,piston and other parts will handle the pressure. Or you have to adjust boost to 0.5 bar. don't pass over 0.5
  8. David Vincent

    replacing a 1.2k12 with a 1.4 k12 engine

    One week ago,i swap a k12 1.2 and put the cr14. No need to change ecu. A just notice that the plug for the altenator is not the same. Just swap the altenator
  9. David Vincent

    sr20 k12

    Hello! I'm planning to put the HR15de in my k12
  10. David Vincent

    EPS Power steering column, what ACTUALLY goes wrong?

    Hello! If the warning light EPS stay on. Need the obd to detect the the fault. When the diagnostic tool can't connect to the EPS system that mean the eps modul is damage. In my country we just buy a second hand eps it cost around £156 - £294.
  11. David Vincent

    oil needs topping up often

    Hello! If there is no oil leakage its mean that the oil is burning. Only two parts in the engine can let oil goes in the cylinder. 1st parts is the engine valve seal and the 2nd is the piston ring.
  12. David Vincent

    simota air filter,out of the hood :P

    My car's engine was overheating. I change the cylinder head gasket,skim the cylinder head and take the radiator to a garage to service the radiator but still overheating. then i decide to swap the Radiator. My brother gave me his Toyota Glanza Radiator and i place it in my ak12 and change the...
  13. David Vincent

    simota air filter,out of the hood :P

    l'm from Mauritius Island,a guy in my country done this job.
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