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  1. GeorgeS_83
    01-23-2015 01:33 PM - permalink
    GeorgeS_83
    Good day, so i have talked to you about my disco. the one in Germany. I just talked to the shop and they have found the problem so they say. I went in and saw what they said it was with a camera. They say it is a liner and block problem. coolant is coming from the top of the liner. They say it is fixable with a new "Top Hat" sleeve and that is it. I don't believe that is it. I told them that if the block has coolant in it and it is coming out from over the top of the liner then that tells me that i have a cracked block. Now of course you would think that the heads would be off and the pressure test the block to verify, but no just a camera looking in the plug slot in the head to the block. but anyway, I am asking if there is anyway for it not to be the block and can it be fix with just the "Top Hat" sleeves?
  2. Bosnian Discovery
    10-20-2014 08:21 AM - permalink
    Bosnian Discovery
    I opted to use OEM front rotors. They're called vented because technically the core is hollow as the two friction surfaces are separated by internal ribs so technically the rotor is hollow. This is opposed to the rear rotors which are just solid lumps of steel with no hollow center, ergo "non-vented"

  3. Twins Disco
    10-06-2014 09:04 PM - permalink
    Twins Disco
    Hi I'm quoting you
    " OEM-style rotors(vented front, solid rear)"
    I'm doing my brakes and I'm curious_ which rotors did you used on the front and what did you mean by vented ?
    Many thanks

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02-26-2015
12:33 PM - prettynpink1029 quoted Bosnian Discovery in post Rear Main Seal install question
Just did this job a couple weeks ago. ...
02-11-2015
07:55 AM - Twins Disco quoted Bosnian Discovery in post Did That !
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02-10-2015
05:15 PM - Twins Disco quoted Bosnian Discovery in post Thanks I' ll change the CKP
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02-09-2015
04:16 PM - Twins Disco quoted Bosnian Discovery in post Crankshaft position sensor Leaking
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01-30-2015
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01-27-2015
01:08 PM - carmaniac37 quoted Bosnian Discovery in post My Battery light comes on intermmediately
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