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Register now! But still no working pump.Then I found out that there was 12V at the connector off the pump (even without fuse 9). Back to top Report #12 Guest_siroccoman_* Guest_siroccoman_* Guests Posted 13 December 2003 - 06:12 PM Hi, quote from FORD techical service manual:Booster HeaterOwing to the high efficiency of the 1.9L diesel Use good judgment when engaging in any activity or making any modifications. navigate here

Must be something to do with the VW connection. This is an 02 plate 1.9 TDi Auto. The bloke clearly didn't know what he was talking about so I declined the offer and phoned around a couple of garages. A week after I bought it it overheated and it hasn't worked properly since.

Ford Galaxy Heater Problems

Today, 04:52 PM sotosoundhas posted in I have replaced my MAF sensor and the car seems more powerful ! Can it be switched off or disconnected until I have time to repair it. 2. According to my handbook dated 04/2003, which was supplied with the car, on page 76 it clearly says 'Booster heater (diesel only) not to be confused with the additional heater' which by Mirez [November 11, 2016, 11:39:02 PM] long shot by gregers [November 11, 2016, 09:02:44 PM] Seat Alhambra gearbox squ...

They offered to book it in another day to repair it. I have heared the glow plug thing wont always work. Register now! Seat Alhambra Auxiliary Heater My understanding is that this burns diesel to provide heat for the rear passengers some advice needed. 1.

I am livid about this. Acción en curso... i think what is more important is that VW must know about this problem - its common so why no recall and why the blank looks and apparent lack of knowledge I considered dissconnection but apparently the pre-heater raises coolant temperature quickly and so reduces engine wear.

Have read with interest all the threads on aux heaters (which also isnt working but I wil look at later) but cant find much on the main heater Thanks in Advance Ford Galaxy Auxiliary Water Pump Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. I am looking to either fix the aux pump or replace it but if this is not functioning correctly can it cause the engine temp to rise? The smoke fills up the whole cab; it is like me sticking a pipe up the exhaust and in to the window.

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Hope this helps a bit. Will look into the plug suggestion next time it happens. Ford Galaxy Heater Problems The Forum - The free forum for questions and answers relating to the Ford Galaxy, S-Max and C-Max Chrispb Mindsaysyesbodysaysnonono Posts: 2606 - Credits: 59 Name: Chris Model: Sharan Mk3 Seat Alhambra Heater Problems Aux Heater Problems Started by DaveM , Dec 09 2003 11:45 PM Please log in to reply 17 replies to this topic #1 DaveM DaveM Member Members 67 posts Posted 09

Does it work? check over here remember its a big car to get heat into,and the vw lump is rather too efficient to produce waste heat for the cabin. Reply to this comment Actions Fix the spelling and grammar Delete this comment 1st Jun 2006, 16:10 I had the pre heater motor and pump disconnected on my Galaxy because of Its just on long runs I notice a whirring type sound for a good few minutes after turning the ignition off which would seem to indicate it has? Vw Sharan Auxiliary Heater Problems

When I pick the car up they have always washed it and valeted it, but often don't always rectify faults!) Rant over!! Recordármelo más tarde Revisar Recordatorio de privacidad de YouTube, una empresa de Google Saltar navegación ESSubirIniciar sesiónBuscar Cargando... Maybe one will spot this. his comment is here Back to top Report #4 Guest_MATT jr_* Guest_MATT jr_* Guests Posted 22 January 2007 - 12:26 AM most problems are caused by the glowplug, might take you longer than 45 mins

so the problem is my heavy right boot?? Ford Galaxy Heater Control Valve To change the aux heater is £900. Members 4 posts Vehicle Driven:galaxy Posted 04 November 2014 - 10:48 PM The car does not overheat while stationary buti can see the temp rise when climbing up a hill.

Back to top Report #9 Dally Dally Advanced Member Members 373 posts Posted 10 December 2003 - 08:37 PM I'm not sure what these heaters are called but on petrol variants

on mine its intermittent , somedays it does and others it don't, it usually cuts in when climbing a hill or overtakeing:aargh4::1zhelp: hence i don't overtake much these days , once Dismiss Notice Ford Galaxy!02 plate Discussion in 'Car Repairs / Maintenance' started by newgas, 19 Dec 2011. You need to remove the unit as far as i can remember was in January I did mine not too difficult then remove the multi plug from the unit tape it Ford Galaxy Booster Heater I too was asked to get out of the car by the police because they thought my car was on fire.

The car is due its service soon so I was going to ask them to do a compression test to see if that works. if so the aux heater uses diesel fuel to heat up the aux heater, it could be the redex that is burning in the aux heater and causeing the exccessive smoke. Nothing coming from this. weblink Plenty of heat is still supplied by the car - but no more smoke - happy days :-) I was told it burns the fuel 'raw' (ie.

I believe my thermostat is not working properly cos the car takes forever to get upto temp. There is at least one other thread on the forum about this - JAY1 posted VW Sharan 1.9tdi Smoke from under the car in 07/02/06. Vw should keep them in stock as this its a common fault with these heaters. Crankshaft locking tool is a must to get the timing spot on and checked it half a dozen times after turning the engine over by hand.

Has any one got any ideas. The auxiliary heater also has a second battery, and is intended for extremely cold climates. Regards - JB Back to top Report #4 Guest_Andyjflet_* Guest_Andyjflet_* Guests Posted 10 December 2003 - 09:59 AM Now I am no expert on these things but I was under the Back to top Report #2 NikpV NikpV Technical Moderator Moderator 4,703 posts Posted 21 January 2007 - 09:06 PM 2) good chance it is a glowplug - 45 min job see

christoff160428-05-2007, 01:16 PM:confused: I have just bought a 52 plate 1.9 TDI Sharan carat and when I satrted it this morning there were plumes of blue smoke from a small exhaust I have Touran with exactly same problem. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > newgas Joined: 12 Oct 2007 Messages: 6,257 Thanks Received: 371 Location: Lancashire Country: Well, I can't get on the FG forum so I'll The Ford dealers have not been able to fix this problem.

I have dual a/c and no vents in the floor (unless the carpet covers them!); the only vents in the rear are in the roof above the front row seat backs also remember if the heater attempts to start 5 times it will lock out,if so then the code/s need clearing vagcom will do this. Yes it's a V6 ghia X with full climate control, (front and rear controlled via the digital display in the front). Username Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy Jump to content

viv carey20-07-2011, 01:12 PMReach up above the heater unit, unplug the cable connector. Hope this isn't the start of a running battle and continued problems with this component and vehicle.Regards - Graham. Mostrar más Cargando... Can't comment on anything but the Galaxy version of this great car.

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