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    Gransport snapped window mechanism

    My drivers window made a horrible noise the other day and then the window dropped and would nt come back up . Usually it is a broken gear I think . But on removing the glass and frame mechanism I found the whole arm had ripped and twisted ! I am wondering if the switch that stops the window...
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    Gransport windscreen wipers

    After seeing both my wipers lift clean off the screen on the spirited drive home from Le Mans , what are the best ones to get with the spoliers on to stop this happening ?
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    Wobbly steering wheel GS

    I have noticed that the steering wheel or column moves when you wobble it up and down and sometimes when you are leaning on it under breaking . Is this normal and any ideas how to get rid of it ? It s quite annoying .
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    yellow stuff brake pads for GS

    As my brakes are screeching i might change the pads for some yellow stuff ones . What the parts number for the fronts and the best place to buy them ?
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    GS passenger window dropping

    My passenger window keeps dropping right down when opening the door instead of just dropping a bit . And when you shut the door it goes all the way back up again. probably a common problem , and clue what it is ? micro swith?
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    US Spec clutches ?

    Some chap on the American facebook page recons that U.S. spec 4200 s don't suffer from clutch tang failure becuse they have differant clutch covers ? This is rubbish i take it ? He recons they look like this : Sparts
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    Shell helix offer

    SHELL HELIX 5 W 40 Euro car parts 5L £22 with FEB70 code
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    Maserati 4200 face lift for sale , new clutch and just serviced . £15,995

    My 4200 is now for sale after 3 great years of fun only due to the fact that i am upgrading to a Gransport :P Great condition and a very reliable car. Never let me down . £15995 2004 4200 facelift 66k miles Full service history , Colour : Argento Luna with light grey and navy two tone...
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    Gs hot lazy hot start

    I looked at a car the other day and it suffered from that thing where when started when hot is limps into life . Mine does it very occasionally, what causes it ? Is it anything to be affraid of ? I know some people say it happens when you ve just filled up with fuel , but this car was only a...
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    Anyone got a 4200 rear shock ?

    Im having real trouble finding a good used rear shock to replace mine that has a failed actuator . Iv tried all the usual sources . Has anyone got one kicking around in their garage by any chance ? PT No. 197912
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    Red gransport ebay

    Has anyone been to see or have any info on the red GS in Cardiff on ebay ? This guy keeps turning up with Masers for sale all the time . Is he trustworthy? I did read something on here the other day about it , but i cant find it . I keep trying to ignore this car , but it wont go...
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    4200 mats

    I need some new navy blue interior floor mats for my 4200 . It seems that the main dealer want £140 for a set . Are there any alternatives that are good quality and have all the fixing points on them ?
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    Trouble finding a rear shock assembly for a 4200 facelift

    Does anyone have, or know where i can buy a second hand rear shock (part number 197912 ) for 2004, 4200? I can find good second had ones for every other part number apart for mine . Iv tried Stuart and David Askew with no joy . My actuator is playing up so might aswell just change the whole...
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    3200 stuck starter motor

    A friend of a friend has a stuck starter motor on a 3200GT . I told him to take it to Mike Roberts but he s booked up . any advice for him ? ...apart from scrapping it and buying a 4200 ;P
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    4200 armrest cd unit

    My 4200 s armrest cd unit rattles and clatters everytime you turn the car on . I dont use the sat nav. Can i dissconnect the power from it or will it stop the display screen working ? And the next question is whick cable is it ? There is a red one on its own or some multi plugs ???
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    Anyone got s 4200 standard cat pipe i can borrow?

    Has anyone got a 4200 standard cat pipe i can borrow? Has anyone got an origional 4200 passenger side cat pipe (exhaust) lying in their garage? I hav been trying to find the cause of a strange clicking sound coming from the passenger side exhaust for some time now . I have had the...
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    Best series ever made starts again tonight. Auf Wiedersehen Pet series 2

    Auf Wiedersehen Pet series 2 in being re run on Yesterday every weeknight from tonight . If you be never watched it do your self a favour . It's funny as . https://youtu.be/GhTtv5-WRVg
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    Where to find some straight through rears exhausts ?

    I want to change my modified rear exhaust boxes to just some simple straight throughs (like the ones pictures below) , Does anyone have any for sale or know where can i but some at a reasonable price ?
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    Cutch has gone ...

    Well , im pretty sure my clutch has given up the ghost . Started in yesterday and pulled away and noticed that it was slipping . Managed to get it home from the new forest .... got home and could nt get reverse , now its struggling to get first . oh well .. at least it did nt go in Le mans...
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    Trickle chargers at Aldi £13.99

    I have just bought a Battery / trickle charger from Aldi . £13.99 if anyone is inerested in getting one for the winter months . Better hurry though they will be gone in no time.