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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by KP »

If the box isn't going anywhere I wouldnt worry about the lock up :)
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

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citroenxm wrote:NOPE Will.. I want to transplant the WHOLE LOT! from C5 to something else!!

And NO, I tell you now it aint as slow as a 2.1 TD auto either! Its an AL4 semi electronic, so it doesnt sap up much if any engine power!
Citroen Saxo VTR?!? 2CV?!?
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by citroenxm »

KP wrote:If the box isn't going anywhere I wouldnt worry about the lock up :)

Well, I Will worry about it, it costs about an extra 8mpg when its not locked up!!

As said above the BOX IS going somewhere!! Thats the whole idea of getting an Auto one specifically
Sharing a pug 207 1.6 hdi Sw 16v.
M reg Xm 2.1 td auto exclusive S2 269k and rising
L reg XM V6 12v SEi auto .. Light project

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1994 XM 2.1 d auto
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by KP »

Sorry missed that bit. I have a feeling his is for your XM HDi project?

Doesn't that add more electronics to worry about with the box compared to an older AL4?
Just very nosey about it all :)
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by citroenxm »

All AL4s are the same... The older ZF 4HP18 saps too much power!

It will be a bigger project then a manual, as the autobox ECU talks to the engine ECU apparently... but, theres no rush for it, so, I want it to be RIGHT before I do anything. The engine has already rooved itself, uses no oil, or water, and turbo is nice and quiet.. so Im happy with that bit.
Sharing a pug 207 1.6 hdi Sw 16v.
M reg Xm 2.1 td auto exclusive S2 269k and rising
L reg XM V6 12v SEi auto .. Light project

A very sad...
1994 XM 2.1 d auto
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by taffy »

so wats ur heart say xant or c5? i would love a hdi but bit wary now :( i also want an estate now ( push chair and a million other things lol!) and a hdi xm would be a good reason to see wat mpg u get and a show stopper! cant wait for your blog!:)
99 silver 2.1td exclusive xantia
99 red 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia..
00 black 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
99 blue 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
06 silver 1.6 hdi vtr c5
57 blue C4 GP 1.6hdi exclusive
08 black C4 GP 2.0hdi vtr
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by citroenxm »

C5 Facelift Taffy! AND NOT the 1.6 16v hdi either.... NEEDS to be 2.0 16v HDi or nothing!!
Sharing a pug 207 1.6 hdi Sw 16v.
M reg Xm 2.1 td auto exclusive S2 269k and rising
L reg XM V6 12v SEi auto .. Light project

A very sad...
1994 XM 2.1 d auto
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by taffy »

yeah ive heard 1.6 is nothing but trouble! u had any probs with c5?
99 silver 2.1td exclusive xantia
99 red 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia..
00 black 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
99 blue 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
06 silver 1.6 hdi vtr c5
57 blue C4 GP 1.6hdi exclusive
08 black C4 GP 2.0hdi vtr
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by citroenxm »

Urrmm... the 51 plate hdi auto.... no.. the only things to look for rear arm bearings are weak like BXs were...

and the handbrake cables that run in tubes are a right PITA to change!!!

Front calipers handbrake lever return springs can be weak and give issues..

The odd door front n rear wont open one minute or unlock, then again it will!!!

But me, no issues just yet!!!
Sharing a pug 207 1.6 hdi Sw 16v.
M reg Xm 2.1 td auto exclusive S2 269k and rising
L reg XM V6 12v SEi auto .. Light project

A very sad...
1994 XM 2.1 d auto
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by taffy »

sounds standard stuff then :)
99 silver 2.1td exclusive xantia
99 red 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia..
00 black 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
99 blue 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
06 silver 1.6 hdi vtr c5
57 blue C4 GP 1.6hdi exclusive
08 black C4 GP 2.0hdi vtr
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

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northern_mike might be getting rid of his C5 110HDi in the New Year.
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by citroenxm »

does it not have issues though, or is it all sorted now? Im sure he had a head gasket issue, did he get that sorted?
Sharing a pug 207 1.6 hdi Sw 16v.
M reg Xm 2.1 td auto exclusive S2 269k and rising
L reg XM V6 12v SEi auto .. Light project

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1994 XM 2.1 d auto
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by taffy »

he was gona lend me it bless him i havent spoken to him since
99 silver 2.1td exclusive xantia
99 red 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia..
00 black 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
99 blue 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
06 silver 1.6 hdi vtr c5
57 blue C4 GP 1.6hdi exclusive
08 black C4 GP 2.0hdi vtr
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

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Not that I am aware of. It is the one he got from Citroenmad (IIRC). You may be thinking of the one he got rid off several months ago.
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ex Xantia 2.0HDi SX
ex Xantia 2.0HDi LX
Ex C5 2.0HDi VTR
Ex C5 2.0HDi VTR

C5 2.2HDi VTX+
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Re: Pauls HDI Xantia Exclusive.

Post by taffy »

sore subject :(
99 silver 2.1td exclusive xantia
99 red 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia..
00 black 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
99 blue 2.0 hdi exclusive xantia
06 silver 1.6 hdi vtr c5
57 blue C4 GP 1.6hdi exclusive
08 black C4 GP 2.0hdi vtr