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kevin fearnley, Derbyshire

Peugeot Boxer

i have a pugeout 1.9 turbo deisel,1999 boxer van motorhome,it striggles to go in second(if going slow goes in fine)they say its the shynchromise ring,where can i get 1 from

Submitted: 31/03/2015 16:07:49 | ID: 114124

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Bernard Hill, South Yorkshire

Peugeot Boxer

Our 2011 Motorhome with a 2.2 Diesel engine is now waiting for a second ECU to be fitted. This is the fifth time the icon has shown itself on the dash. We have 11,700 miles on clock from new. We use the vehicle for trips to coast and country on a regular basis. The Motorhome is fully serviced. Has anyone else had this problem?

Submitted: 29/03/2015 14:15:05 | ID: 114038

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Peter lake, Cheshire

Peugeot Boxer

Looking for avice auto sleeper I can see to very dim key light lights on red one yellow in left clock feel it may be earth leak if so where is earth only thing I can think is its where battery gharge point is any one got an idea and is it easy to clean thanks peter

Submitted: 28/03/2015 12:46:31 | ID: 113973

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Chris C, Cumbria

Peugeot Boxer

Is there a fusebox under the bonnet as well as the ones at either end of the dashboard? Wipers & cabin heater fan have stopped working and don't appear to have fuses in the dashboard boxes. Or are they powered via a relay somewhere?

Submitted: 22/03/2015 12:59:09 | ID: 113657

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nicola, Suffolk

Peugeot Boxer

Have been unable to find cause of misfiring on 1995 boxer. Have replaced coilpack, plugs and leads. Ran great the day these were replaced, then back to misfiring again the next day. Fairly confident that fuel is getting through, could it be a head gasket leak? Has anyone else had similar problems? There is nowhere to plug in a diagnostic tool on this primitive engine. Any help appreciated!

Submitted: 17/03/2015 20:54:33 | ID: 113462

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Mike, West Yorkshire

Peugeot Boxer

Van will not start and after a few seconds says unavailable in display on dash. Any ideas please?

Submitted: 15/03/2015 20:12:22 | ID: 113369

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Mervyn Roberts, Suffolk

Peugeot Boxer

Hi, just took delivery of a brand new Boxer, only thing I`ve noticed is it`s quite noisy when reversing ie gear box whine. Is this normal?

Submitted: 09/03/2015 11:46:29 | ID: 113035

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Jan. Brigtsen, Norway

Peugeot Boxer

Hmmmm. I changed new battery, it is full loaded.problem is no elektrick when i switch the key. Have checked all fuses. Nothing wrong. There are no elektrick, no light when you open does or in the instruments.have messured elektrisk on the + terminal plate and in to the main fucebox. Then nothing. Culd there be a rele or a switch that is stock? This is Odd.i culd follow the eiers to messured, but it is winter and snow and ice so i thought maybee somone culd enigheten me. Culd save me for houers in the cold?? Jan.

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Check main earth points also by is your key transponder recognised by CPU if not nothing will work David winkworth from Surrey

Submitted: 27/02/2015 20:29:44 | ID: 112454

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Beau, Tyne and Wear

Peugeot Boxer

On the Professional with electrically heated mirrors, is there any difference in the mirror on a 64 plate to a 07 plate? Or are the mirrors identical?

Submitted: 27/02/2015 13:40:04 | ID: 112434

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Roger, Cheshire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi, not sure the Model type's correct, but it's a 1.9 Turbo Diesel, 1998, Chassis Cab, & it's got a stuck clutch. It has stuck a few times since I bought it 20 months ago, but would normally jolt free, by depressing clutch pedal & engaging either 1st or reverse, then starting up. A quick judder & it would release. But not now. I've repeated the above several times & I don't want to damage anything. Is this common? Can I fix this myself? Can you advise please?

Submitted: 17/02/2015 15:16:16 | ID: 111731

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John Blackburn, Lancashire

Peugeot Boxer

How do I turn on the instrument/dashboard lights without turning on the headlights ?

Submitted: 17/02/2015 06:44:59 | ID: 111709

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Paul, Germany

Peugeot Boxer

Hi, I have a 2014 Bailey Motorhome on a Boxer Chassis 2.2HDI 130bhp. Just wondering if anybody could tell me if the headlights are compatible with either flat beam or switch to continental driving? I don't want to start buying continental lights if not required.TY

Submitted: 15/02/2015 19:28:29 | ID: 111609

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Russ Jacobs, Aberdeenshire

Peugeot Boxer

friend,s van heater has no heat, engine temp normal, I,ve had this in other vehicles & it,s been temperarture sensor/ transmitter in engine block, anyone know where it,s located & is it easy to remove / replace

Submitted: 11/02/2015 14:44:43 | ID: 111322

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kenny, County Londonderry

Peugeot Boxer

I have a 2006 Peugeot Boxer 2ltr HDI which developed a leak around the fuel pump. I was told the pump was leaking from the seals. I got 3 new seals put on and had the pump tested. The pump was put back on the van and it is still leaking. £300 later and I am a little frustrated so if anyone can help?

Submitted: 09/02/2015 13:57:22 | ID: 111192

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barrie price, Dorset

Peugeot Boxer

How do I change the indicator bulb in the wing mirror?

Submitted: 09/02/2015 13:52:17 | ID: 111191

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julie, Caerphilly

Peugeot Boxer

Hi, Is it easy to change cab seats to swivel captain seats? We have bought some swivel captain seats but have not looked into how to change them :/ Is there anything we need to do? Any help would be greatful? Under the passenger seat looks like some sort of gas cylinder does this have yo be removed or does it need to stay there? Thank you

Submitted: 07/02/2015 19:43:22 | ID: 111084

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Peter Unger, Hampshire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi there, I have a 1998 Peugeot Boxer 2.5 Diesel motorhome. It seams to have developed a small problem with jumping out of 5th gear when I drop the acceleration down. When driving along in 5th gear seams no problem,only when I drop the speed off. It does jutter a little on the gear stick. At present it seams fine under load,only jumps out when I drop the acceleration off. Any ideas what could be the problem here?? Thanks peter

Submitted: 06/02/2015 15:52:08 | ID: 111006

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matt, Lancashire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi can anyone help my boxer van cooling fan comes on from time to time only when the engine is cold some times when I turn the engine off it keeps running for a min or two and the engine light come on and then goes out when fan stops. ive tried all the filler caps on the engine and there all tight does any one have a clue cheers matt

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ita the temp sender cheap to fix mickdb de buid from Kildare

Submitted: 30/01/2015 18:13:21 | ID: 110564

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Ronald Hellyer, Renfrewshire

Peugeot Boxer

The gear shift assist indicator comes on even when in 6th gear . no effect when driving just annoying

Submitted: 28/01/2015 08:26:40 | ID: 110405

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Simon, Isle of Wight

Peugeot Boxer

Hi I have a peugeot boxer motorhome 2.2 hdi 2006 and the heater in the cab doesn't get very hot Have had new thermostat it's also had a water pump the other day With the cambelt change, it's not air locked and both hoses to the Matrix in the engine bay are very hot , it's also been flushed through.. Has anybody got any ideas?? As I am starting to run out of ideas Thanks Simon

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if this is accompanied by a odd smell. it might the heater matrix has leaked into the heat unit. solution 1 fit new heater matrix. cost loads. solution 2 drill a 10 mm hole at the lowest point in the passenger foot well. its the ridge that sticks down. make sure you catch all the water etc that drains out. cost very cheap. there is nothing to hit with the drill inside the heater here. mickdb de buid from Kildare

Submitted: 23/01/2015 18:51:05 | ID: 110190

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Paul Divall, Derbyshire

Peugeot Boxer

Not sure if variant or model L1 are correct but best to my knowledge. The problem I have got is that the engine management light has come on permanently. Engine starts ok and I have run it for a couple of minuets without any bad noises. Is there anything I can do or check to find fault.

Submitted: 23/01/2015 17:22:59 | ID: 110186

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Norman, Kent

Peugeot Boxer

My heater blower switch only works on max speed?

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Alright mate had this problem myself its a relay that's on the front of the fan that's at fault there bout 20 pound from Peugeot but you'll need to take your glove compartment out to get to it . it still works on max that's a safety feature so you can still clear the windscreen hope this helps cheers matt matt from Lancashire

Check the multiplug on the bottom of the heater housing its accessible from the footwell mine has come loosee couple of times due to a big footed passenger gwilym from Flintshire

Check the multiplug on the bottom of the heater housing its accessible from the footwell mine has come loosee couple of times due to a big footed passenger gwilym from Flintshire

Submitted: 21/01/2015 19:24:33 | ID: 110048

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Michael cairns, Armagh

Peugeot Boxer

Hi,when van sits for a day or more it's hard to start.it cranks over as if battery is flat.when you turn off after a couple of seconds and go through starting procedure again it cranks over a bit quicker.then you turn off again and repeat starting procedure, it cranks quicker and normally starts.installed a new battery but made no difference.starter?

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Hi, We had this problem and changed alternator, starting motor and new battery and all it was was an earth lead cost under £7 :/ oh well all fixed now :) julie from Caerphilly

Hi, We had this problem and changed alternator, starting motor and new battery and all it was was an earth lead cost under £7 :/ oh well all fixed now :) julie from Caerphilly

Thanks for reply.check it out tomorrow. Michael cairns from Armagh

Submitted: 20/01/2015 18:52:24 | ID: 109965

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matt bishop, Northamptonshire

Peugeot Boxer

My battery goes flat when left for 1 to 2 hours. I had a new battery fitted but this has not fixed it. Any ideas please?

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usual cause is alternator diode failure mickdb de buid from Kildare

usual cause is dioid failure in alternator. have your alternator checked mickdb de buid from Kildare

Submitted: 08/01/2015 20:04:40 | ID: 109183

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Bob Cresswell, Surrey

Peugeot Boxer

Hi, I have a 2011 H1L2 Boxer van and have no maintenance guide. Both headlights do not work on main beam. Both side lights and high beam work fine. Any common faults? Regards BMC.

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Find and check relay when switch is operated you should hear it make. You could also use a multimeter to make sure power is reaching the bulbs also check that the earth is not compromised. David winkworth from Surrey

Find and check relay when switch is operated you should hear it make. You could also use a multimeter to make sure power is reaching the bulbs also check that the earth is not compromised. David winkworth from Surrey

Submitted: 08/01/2015 18:00:02 | ID: 109177

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noel, Ireland

Peugeot Boxer

I have a Peugeot Boxer autosleeper nuevo and the small leaf spring snapped off just above the mount on the passanger side. Can I change the small spring only? It`s 4 years old and 30,000 km

Submitted: 05/01/2015 00:33:13 | ID: 108924

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Rick, Bedfordshire

Peugeot Boxer

I put a new battery on my 2011 Peugeot Boxer 2.2 Motorhome which started initially but not since. It does not turn over at all. Is this the immobiliser and what can I do?

Submitted: 03/01/2015 19:06:21 | ID: 108848

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karl, City of Derby

Peugeot Boxer

How do you get the water pump off the van?

Submitted: 03/01/2015 13:26:46 | ID: 108812

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Lee coleman, Gloucestershire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi I've recently bought a Peugeot boxer van and every now then when your driving along it won't go over 2200 revs and lasts for a couple of minutes then is fine again but it is a nightmare if your trying 2 go up a hill! can anyone help? Cheers

Submitted: 26/12/2014 07:55:59 | ID: 108448

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tony, Kent

Peugeot Boxer

I can`t turn my engine off on key keeps running

Submitted: 23/12/2014 12:47:42 | ID: 108328

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Riaan, South Africa

Peugeot Boxer

Hi I removed the Catalytic convertor after it went into limp mode, I had it on the computer to fix the limp mode, after a couple days back in limp mode How can we reset the computer box to except that the CAT is out?

Submitted: 19/12/2014 17:53:02 | ID: 108142

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Alan, Lancashire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi I have a 2004-2006 Peugeot boxer motor home and won't to fit a double passenger seat dose any body now if a seat from a 2008 model will fit Cheers Alan

Submitted: 15/12/2014 17:07:40 | ID: 107946

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K GRAY, Devon

Peugeot Boxer

Hi I have a 1996 boxer 320 2.5 TD. (Don't know if its mwb 0r swb) When starting from cold, no problem and runs ok on steady tick over. After a few minutes as the engine warms up the tick over becomes less even and the running lumpy. If a small amount of throttle is given and held on for several more minutes, and then removed, the engines fine and returns to a steady tick over again. If you study the dashboard temperature gauge during this period the bad running always happens just as the hand/needle starts to move indicating the engine is warming up. I have had this problem for 3yr and lived with it, but would really like to know the cause. Thanks Keith

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Hello, possible temp sender to ecu keeping it in cold. Too much fuel, is it smoking slightly when this happens? Or I fixed one with similar and when it was warming up increase of head temp, it had a small crack in the head which let a small amount of water into the cylinder during this time. This could be checked by taking out the glow plug to see if one is cleaner or white compared to others peter from Durham

Submitted: 01/12/2014 20:43:19 | ID: 107218

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Dave Laing, Midlothian

Peugeot Boxer

Can anyone tell me how to drain my camper van water heater tank. Where is tank and where any drain/ fill valve is situated? I have a Peugeot boxer diesel 2.2 Autocruiser.

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Hi, it`s in the wardrobe, lift the lever so it points in the up position. Just got one myself Colin from Hertfordshire

The lever will empty the hot water tank / heating tank (if it gets very cold it will dump the water to prevent frost damage). There is a drain plug under the camper in mine an autosleepeer Nuevo. It`s a blue tap to the driver`s side mid way down the waste tank, should also have a drain. If your camper is not heated over the winter all water must be drained. One year the water in the shower hose turned to ice but it did no damage. Hope this is of some help noel from Ireland

Submitted: 24/11/2014 17:07:39 | ID: 106791

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Tom Cadman, Lancashire

Peugeot Boxer

5a Seawell Avenue Heysham i have a boxer based motorhome,2010 autocruise. the dipped beam headlights keep switching off , leaving just sidelights on. mainbeam works ok. any advice please

Submitted: 18/11/2014 16:24:13 | ID: 106425

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joan, Belgium

Peugeot Boxer

the diesel pump was changed and stop working, it does not make any sign. Does anyone have an idea what the problem could be

Submitted: 16/11/2014 22:42:28 | ID: 106312

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manie, South Africa

Peugeot Boxer

I put in a new clutch and now it won`t start. It`s been standing for more than a month. I`ve tested all sensors?

Submitted: 06/11/2014 14:45:16 | ID: 105771

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David Elms, Northamptonshire

Peugeot Boxer

Hi. Can anyone please tell me where the fuse is for the window washers please? My washers are not working but the wipers are. Are they on the same fuse and where is the fuse box? Thanks, David.

Submitted: 06/11/2014 14:07:35 | ID: 105767

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phil smith, Bulgaria

Peugeot Boxer

where can we find the engine number on our boxer motorhome

Submitted: 30/10/2014 14:26:09 | ID: 105334

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johnnyg, Kent

Peugeot Boxer

Have recently purchased pair of front foglights that fix into bumper i.e shaped to fit Where exactly do they go as they have specially shaped brackets with them? Vehicle is 1996 mk1 Boxer.

Submitted: 29/10/2014 15:46:13 | ID: 105295

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