Engine fault: repair needed – the oxygen sensor & bad fuel

A lot of work for nothing When your RCZ error message shows “Engine fault: repair needed”, many things can be at the heart of the issue. If you’ve watched the first episode of this saga, you know what I’ve already tried to fix the issue. As usual for modern cars, it’s always best to get … More Engine fault: repair needed – the oxygen sensor & bad fuel

Engine fault: repair needed – the recirculation valve

The long search for the fault Sometimes when you think everything is fine with your RCZ and you’re driving along not looking for any trouble, that’s when it hits you – an error message comes up the display..! More specifically “Engine fault: repair needed”. In case this happens to your RCZ or Peugeot in general … More Engine fault: repair needed – the recirculation valve

Installing an android color screen autoradio – Peugeot RCZ

Catapulting the RCZ into the 21st century The RCZ is a well built and styling little GT car. The kind of style that has a real potential to become a classic collector’s item in a few years, just like the 504 Cabriolet and the 406 Coupé. However, when you look at the dashboard, there’s just … More Installing an android color screen autoradio – Peugeot RCZ

How to do an oil & oil filter change – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star

Let’s get dirty In terms of doing an oil change, the Yamaha 1100 Drag Star is probably the least Japanese on planet Earth. Why, simply because you need to remove the exhaust to access the oil filter… I mean, you could simply not bother about the filter and just change the oil – job done. … More How to do an oil & oil filter change – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star

Changing the spark splugs – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star

It’s electrifying After changing the air filter, the next step would be to put new spark plugs in this ride. Spark plugs are usually changed once the respective mileage prescribed by the manufacturer is over. On my Drag Star, I change them every 10’000 km. I use the original NGK BPR7ES units. The procedure is … More Changing the spark splugs – Yamaha XVS 1100 Drag Star