Recent content by Jon Wildsmith

  1. Jon Wildsmith

    Trying to start by itself!!

    Tricky to diagnose while it's behaving itself!
  2. Jon Wildsmith

    Trying to start by itself!!

    the switched and coil circuits of the relay are quite separate. I'd forget the power back up the wire theory personally. You said there was power both sides of the relay - which pins did you test and was that with the relay in place or removed? You can often remove the cover on those relays...
  3. Jon Wildsmith

    Trying to start by itself!!

    Did you figure this out?
  4. Jon Wildsmith

    Need to replace engine computer

    Unless the dealer is a bit of an enthusiast or sees a lot of these vehicles then I doubt they will know about the fuse issue. Here's one of the threads about it on ih8mud: https://forum.ih8mud.com/threads/my-immobilizer-fix.946305/ I had a problem which in the end did turn out to be a faulty...
  5. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    Thanks Clive. Let me know if there's anything you want bringing from the UK :thumbup:
  6. Jon Wildsmith

    Hi

    Welcome back Steven. Parts of your story sound familiar, sorry to hear those, and I wonder what's going on with that front locker, again!
  7. Jon Wildsmith

    Need to replace engine computer

    Hi Rudie. There's a common fault in the engine bay fuse box on UZJ's, on the fuse to power part of the engine ECU, that can be mis-diagnosed as an ECU fault. The symptoms are that the engine will crank but not start, and on closer inspection you see the security light flashing, indicating that...
  8. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    I'd like a room as well please Clive.
  9. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    I have no idea what my route or itinerary will be yet Clive, just that I have a Chunnel booking to leave these shores on the afternoon of the 13th August and that I'm heading in your direction looking out for interesting places to visit along the way. The rest is a work in progress :cool:
  10. Jon Wildsmith

    Lincomb - Sep 4 - 6 2020

    1) trevor 2) nick 3) Chris (most likely) 4) Steve 5) Andy and Maria 6) Tony 7) Jon 8) James & Lucy 9) Mital & Kalpita 10) Andy 11) Sam 12) Chas 13) Gav and James
  11. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    1. David - maybe, depending on border controls; 2. Jon Wildsmith - Chunnel booked 3. Chas, . . . . . . if I can get a new kidney before September. :laughing: 4. Higgy and Clare...(Subject to Clare missing out on her Teachers Holiday this year) :lol: Just updating my status.
  12. Jon Wildsmith

    LC Series 100 ignition mystery challenge...

    https://forum.ih8mud.com/threads/my-immobilizer-fix.946305/
  13. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    it does. Fingers crossed!
  14. Jon Wildsmith

    Comarnic - Romania - 2020

    Thanks Clive, very kind words from you :) I'd really like to make it this year at last - it's been on my wish list since the first time you had visitors!
  15. Jon Wildsmith

    AHC 'OFF' light flashing

    you need to unplug the AHC ECU to turn the light off. It's under the dash, drivers side, tucked up to the left of the steering wheel iirc.
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