Important Stuff. Retro Rides Store. £14.99 Add to Cart. Garage Life. The unit is grey in colour and has 2 x 2 pin connectors - this is the type which only operates off the key in the door, and it does not have a motor in. Technical and Legal. I have a couple of problems with my GTI and seeing as I just paid for a new clutch and 4 new tyres a month back, I want to keep my costs down. The full Peugeot 205 GTI (1984-1994) buyers guide Everything you need to check for when buying a 205 GTI Search Peugeot 205 GTIs for sale on Classic Cars for Sale. Threads 209,359 Messages 3,600,527 Members 23,862 … A small footprint with good power. 9 Feb 2010 at 11:05 #11. Subject: other sites: 205 gti drivers forum cd.thomson. 1988 205 GTI - Rotten Sill Replacment. Damn. Suspension is described I the advert - Spax 60mm struts and spring on front, Bilstein yellows on the back with Powerflex rear bump stops and torsion bar lowered a lot. 2018 Golf GTI Performance 5dr manual, Isaac blue 1988 Peugeot 205 GTI 1.9 Power came from a high-revving 1.6 four with an astonishing 115 bhp. 205 GTI - My other ride - posted in Other Brands Discussion: This is my Phase 2 in Miami Blue, which has recently had a 2.0 16v engine conversion. 306 Roland Garros. Although the replacement strut looks identical to the original, the car sits slightly down on the drivers side. Location Coleraine Drives M3 28 Nov 2017 #36 You can all come have a 205 GTI meet when I have my Peugeot showroom opening evening in Feb. Small Torque. peugeot 205 gti 1.9 Fuel relay switch - pug3 : The fuel pump relay on my 1990 GTi is under the drivers side dash,in front of the injection ECU.The panel has to be removed under the dash to see the relay.The relay is a push fit. M@tt, Jan 31, 2011 #1. The drips are coming about a third of the way in from the left ( in the UK this would be the drivers side). Haha, I … Dream. Guides and How Tos. I was stymied the recruiters dismissed me out of hand because of 40 miles. Grantley, iv PM'd you numerous times on the 205 drivers forum trying to buy that engine, you did initially reply saying it was for sale but never been back in touch since. I found an article on 205 gti owners website which seems like my problem, the problem is related to free play in driveshaft under cornering conditions and they are bottoming out Has anyone experienced this I run with 2 -ve camber I have moved the engine towards the drivers side on the gearbox mount not sure if this will be enough indeed its on 205 gti drivers (great forum) Borbet A's will be staying, however a set of c2 steelies with R888's will be used on track. I drove around 100 000km with 205 Peugeot, non-gti though. A total of 198 cars were sold in all. I can only get 105mph, max, downhill outa my Golf! Still surprises me how relatively easy it is getting bits for 205's, being used to having to hunt high and low for MK1/2 stuff. I have interviewed numerous drivers and studied this board. Retro Rides Weekender 2020. The Showcase. This identification guide has been produced for the Phase 2 Peugeot 205 GTI, built between 1990 and 1994. Some of those expressed by members on the 205 GTI Drivers forum, include worries about the rising cost of parts, the increased risk of theft, cars being garaged away and fans being priced out … How a 304 lead to two 204`s. As a 205 GTI owner and enthusiast, I found increasingly that certain essential parts were becoming unavailable from the main dealer network. There's a guys been reproducing quite a few 205 badges etc. Trust. In situations like this it’s worth looking at reviews of real drivers that use the specific tyre models you’re looking at. I have a few questions. Rob Exell - 504 Pick-Up. peugeot 205 1.6 / 1.9 gti xs n/s/f head light passenger side lamp unit. As a whole, 205GTi was a car that encouraged the driver to drive hard. It really won't need much else, a new standard exhaust, a detail and a section of drivers seat cloth and it's very good at that All fitted and some spot light driving protectors also! Don't get me started on GTi6 drivers! Another variant was the 205 GTi 1.9, which was powered Video Forum. While hesitant at low speed the motor loved to rev high. For drivers (Dads with kids) who want the exhilaration of a sports car but prefer ample rear seat passenger room, sports sedans are a popular choices, with cars like the BMW M3 or AMG C63 on top of most people’s list. Readers Rides. Tyres in the size 205/55 R16 have become one of the leading on the market over the past two decades. Just so happens they're exactly the right size to cover the existing '205' script. The fabric is good and cleans up very nicely, rear seats are near new and present very well. I had the good fortune of owning a polo 1.6 GT TDI and a Laura 1.8 TSI petrol before and the GTI got the good bits of both these cars into one package. My First Peugeot. Sill Repair - 205 GTI. The 205 STDT (special trim diesel turbo) was available only in the 3-door bodyshell with a 1,769 cc turbo diesel engine (XUD7 T/K) with the trim and luxuries of the 205 GTI. ... Fortunately 205 shells were galvanised as standard so you don't find many with really bad rot so I think this may have have been a replacement one by the looks of things. The car originally started as a 1.6 GTI, I bought the car in late 2015 with quite a few problems. when turning sharply. You caught me. In very good to good condition, drivers seat bolster is going but not gone. 205 1.9 GTI 146,000 miles MOT until 29 September 2017 The car has only done just over 9,000 miles in the last 11 years. I have a 1.8 gl and an "on the road" test saw 60 in 12+ seconds. Reactions: ciarandeery1. Readers Other Modifications. With this in mind, we created a transparent list of the highest-rated summer tyre models in the popular size - 205/55 R16. The faster it went, the more fun the driver gained. exactly why good drivers liked it so much. Carl Chambers - 306 Rallye. 306 will be continue the way its going, if i listened to every1 that didnt agree with me in life id have a pretty dull boring one at that. Standing in front of the car looking towards it. including copies of the original GTI mudflap ones I used below. JamieG95 RMS Photographer. The later black ones with 1 x 2 pin and 1 x 3 pin connectors are not the same. I have an impeccable driving record, extremely physical fit and a solid work history. Hi, I'm struggling to find a working spare central locking drivers door actuator for my 205 Gti 1990 Phase 1.5 car. 1) Water leak. ... John Simpson - 505 GTI. Build. That's why I'm selling it soon to make way for a GTi, I need the extra speed! The car was initially marketed towards executives, with soft cloth bucket seats in Beige with matching carpet and dashboard, as also found in the Gentry models. Like the VW Golf GTI and Renault 5 GT Turbo, the Peugeot GTI was a big name in the early years of hot hatches, and is now considered a modern classic. I bet I am the only one in the forum who has driven that car in -27 or if that is not enough, over frozen sea Where to start, My car was model 1988, it were sold in 2005 after 17 years of driving and 205 … The only suitable replacement strut I could find came from a 205 GTI. Must come from being in the Military and having to wear a neck gator to cut back on the sand snacks. Cleaned `till Immaculate. peugeot 205 1.6 / 1.9 gti xs interior light map light. Five years ago a 205 GTI in reasonable condition that needed work could be bought for £1500 or less and a good one for £3000. 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