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  1. AlexDukes

    Rev Counter not working

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    Killing Batteries

    It varies between 13.2 - 13.8v, better than the 17v i was getting!!
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    Other electrics not working

    My dome light and clock are not working, are they on a fuse and if so, which one and where is the fuse? Thanks
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    Rev Counter not working

    So,, after fixing several problems, I'm getting towards the end of the list of things that need doing. List of what has been done done : Changed alternator Changed battery Changed starter motor Changed voltage regulator But for some reason, my rev counter is doing nothing, and my orange turbo...
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    Killing Batteries

    So i fitted a new voltage regulator and it seems to be better, hopefully no more blowing up batteries!
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    Killing Batteries

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    Killing Batteries

    That's what I thought. Does anyone have a part number of the voltage regulator, the writing on mine has rubbed off!
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    Killing Batteries

    No I didn't forget! Could it be the voltage regulator? The voltage yesterday kept on going up and up, at one point it was at 17v! I disconnected the regulator and obviously had no problems but obviously it won't be charging the battery whilst driving.?
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    Trouble Starting

    Ended up be the glow plugs!
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    Killing Batteries

    I have been having constant electrical issues recently. The latest is that i actually managed to kill a battery! Horrible egg smell and the battery casing was inflated! I replaced it with a new battery, cleaned the earth terminal and cables then started her up. I then noticed I'm getting over...
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    Trouble Starting

    *Update* so I have put a piece of clear pipe in between the tank and filter, I did notice that there was air getting in somewhere and the fuel was returning back to the tank when the engine wasn't running. I tightened everything up and things looked better, a small air bubble when the engine...
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    Trouble Starting

    So where do i put the non return valve? On the pipe to tge engine or on the return to the tank?
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    Trouble Starting

    But once the car is running, it runs great, if it was fuel related, surely it would run rough?
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    Trouble Starting

    It's back to its same tricks, do you think it could be the glow plugs even though they tested OK?
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    Trouble Starting

    So I have changed the alternator and first go, it seemed to be working. But today, it is back
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