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by m_0_m_0
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Lightweight fly wheel or no?
Replies: 1
Views: 140

Lightweight fly wheel or no?

Hi Guys, wanted some feedback on going for a lightweight flywheel or sticking to the original? can anyone advise what the best option is? pro's and cons? cars was losing fluid took it in to find out the gearbox needed to be taken out to check the pipes behind, which need replacing and while i was at...
by m_0_m_0
Sat Nov 12, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Cats kaput
Replies: 5
Views: 1609

Re: Cats kaput

Ah no worries :) lol... I've had a look on ebay might need to look harder for breakers in Ireland there's hardly any in England I don't think apart from nippon autos. Well the chaps said I got a hole in my cat not seen it myself but yeah I would say the mot has been on high side of emissions and I k...
by m_0_m_0
Sat Nov 12, 2016 5:25 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Cats kaput
Replies: 5
Views: 1609

Re: Cats kaput

I can't seem to find any breaking either and I don't think I will..any ideas of the performance cat??what are you going for? I've seen this from the states http://www.magnumtuning.com/en/detail/performance-catalytic-converter-vehicle-specific-universal-installation/toyota/altezza Rather have somethi...
by m_0_m_0
Sat Nov 12, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Cats kaput
Replies: 5
Views: 1609

Cats kaput

Hi all,

After a bit of advice my catalytic converter is shot does anyone know if a is200 one will do the Job??

Thanks in advance

Mo
by m_0_m_0
Fri Jun 17, 2016 12:30 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

had a google around, there's an old post form nick who had similar error codes check it out see if it helps or point you in the right direction

http://z4.invisionfree.com/lexusaltezza ... /t7672.htm
by m_0_m_0
Fri Jun 17, 2016 12:26 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

had a google around, there's an old post form nick who had similar error codes check it out see if it helps or point you in the right direction

http://z4.invisionfree.com/lexusaltezza ... /t7672.htm
by m_0_m_0
Tue Jun 14, 2016 1:24 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

We tried a few things one was grounding the other was the crank position sensor that's before we took the alarm out the equation. You could try the same unfortunately was no easy feat car was off road for more then a month while we tested things
by m_0_m_0
Thu Oct 15, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

Hi Guys, just an update on this, it looked like it was the aftermarket immobilizer playing up, although it was showing its been mobilised it was still interfering. removing the cliiford out of the equation and rewiring to standard has bought it back to life again. no alarm but we have a working tezz...
by m_0_m_0
Thu Oct 15, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

Hi Tommy,

we've not done a compression test, I will get the mechanic to do this. its getting plenty of fuel, which means the fuel pump is working as it should and delivering to the rails.

not too sure how to get to the immobilizer part of equation??? he only has one key.
by m_0_m_0
Thu Oct 15, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

Hi Guys, took it to a mechanic who suggested its the crank position sensor, but unfortunately its not. we tried running a ground to the engine block but no luck. matty when you say run a separate earth is that from the chasis to engine block or ECU?? there no spark at all, fuel supply is good and pu...
by m_0_m_0
Tue Sep 01, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

Re: help needed tezza wont start

I shall try another earth cable this week and keep you all posted.

Keep the suggestions coming

Thanks
by m_0_m_0
Sun Aug 30, 2015 9:55 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: tezz wont start
Replies: 0
Views: 584

tezz wont start

Posted this in the engine section might have posted I. The wrong section so listeing it here again PostSun Aug 30, 2015 4:58 pm Hi all been a looong time since I been online l.all I hope you're all well and your motors too. My brothers tezz won't start turns but no sparks coil packs been changed mad...
by m_0_m_0
Sun Aug 30, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: help needed tezza wont start
Replies: 14
Views: 2286

help needed tezza wont start

Hi all been a looong time since I been online l.all I hope you're all well and your motors too. My brothers tezz won't start turns but no sparks coil packs been changed mad sensors clean batterys changed starters ok too. AA man said it's either ecu or key, ecus been swapped with mine and mine starts...
by m_0_m_0
Wed Dec 12, 2012 2:51 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: need some help tezz running poor
Replies: 12
Views: 1363

Re: need some help tezz running poor

yeah maf is clean was spotless when i took it out from what i could see, ecu i am assuming was reset when i did plugs and rocker cover as i disconnected the battery for the 4hours i was working on the car, in all honesty yesterdau evening it seems to start running a lot better, no hesitation before ...
by m_0_m_0
Tue Dec 11, 2012 11:52 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: need some help tezz running poor
Replies: 12
Views: 1363

Re: need some help tezz running poor

right, changed the coil pack and the cars running\idling a lot better, have another issue now though, its hesistant to pull, it was before it went not sure if the coil pack i have would cause this or if the throttle body is dirty. its like it wants to pull but being held back, it flutters and then t...

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