• I had similar on my SEAT last year. Turned out a seal on the high pressure pump had started to fail. Only in very cold weather or after being left would it take a fair few turns to get it going. New high pressure pump fixed everuthing

  • windydave13 replied to the topic What car for £3.5k? in the forum Chat Forum 1 month ago

    Another +1 for the Exeo. I’ve got a 2.0 TDI. Mines at nearly 130k and bar timing belts and a fuel pump failure last year it’s been spot on

    they are going super cheap now

  • Once you’re at the Sale/Altrincham border you can easily jump onto the back lanes of Dunham etc and then cut across out towards Great Budworth and the like.

    As others have suggested, train it to Macclefield and you’re straigh onto the Cat and Fiddle climb fresh off the train