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    Mite sound daft

    But ive looked at the dump valve this mornin after doin a little tinkerin and noticed that its open on idle (i can see the spring) is this right as ive never noticed this? It stil dumps etc

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZAF_GSI View Post
    this mornin after doin a little tinkerin

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    Yeh mate thats in me tool bag in back of car. Wot time sunday? Got kids so i gota get them ready
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    any time from 3am to about 14:00 but give me a call First to make sure i am still in and not out on a Call

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannysport18 View Post
    any time from 3am to about 14:00 but give me a call First to make sure i am still in and not out on a Call

    ok cheers dan
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    Anyone else no if i should see the spring of the dump valve on idle? I thought ur not ment to just cant remember?
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    you say u see the spring.. i cant mind for sure but thats ok is it no?

    would mean the spring has closed the valve? or am i talkin crap?

    is the valve open all the time as my old DV jammed sometimes.. took apart and cleaned.. all good in the hood again
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    adam have you got the car running when you see the spring because you should do as its a twin piston you should have on it mine has ocaisanially got stuck in the open position but runs like a bag of poo as its sucking un metred air but when car is turned off you wont see the spring its normal
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    Quote Originally Posted by gsi-jay View Post
    adam have you got the car running when you see the spring because you should do as its a twin piston you should have on it mine has ocaisanially got stuck in the open position but runs like a bag of poo as its sucking un metred air but when car is turned off you wont see the spring its normal
    This is wot its doin thanks for replys, seen danny today hes said its normal
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