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Sampath Gunasekera

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About Sampath Gunasekera

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    Newbie of The Year - 2012

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    Male
  • Location
    Ganemulla / Kalutara North
  • Interests
    Car catalogs

My Vehicle Details

  • Vehicle Make
    Mitsubishi
  • Vehicle Model
    Lancer CS1 GLX (A/T)
  • Engine Type
    1300cc
  • Future Plans
    To own a Morris Minor restored up to brand new condition

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  1. Sampath Gunasekera

    ## Post Whoring - Part 3 ##

    Vitz, I suggest you to post these old valuables in my below thread rather than posting them on Post Whoring threads. (Sadly many links were broken there 😞)
  2. Sampath Gunasekera

    thunderstorms has stopped my vehicle...

    Remember that old thread. http://autolanka.com/forums/topic/17748-struck-by-lightning/
  3. Sampath Gunasekera

    Perodua Viva Elite

    (1) Check your bonnet or fuel lid kept open. (2) Did your Elite expose to heavy rain? If so park her under sunny condition and let her dry. Some sensors might got wet.
  4. Sampath Gunasekera

    High pressure washing of engine bay ok or not?

    Heat also work on plastic and make it off- colour. You can't use same plastic material which used to make water reservoir for wiper, for making PS fluid reservoir. They should use an advanced plastic which resistant to PS fluid to make PS fluid reservoir. But when they add additives to resist with PS fluid, then they may loose colour property. Final plastic formulation is a combination of our required properties up to a certain limit , and one additive may limit the the adding of another additive . So this decoration is difficult to overcome and in Mitsubishi this is very common (including mine). As far as I know no other permanent option ignoring it or replacing it with a new unit. But I found below video from the net. But I am not sure it will work on PS fluid reservoir or not. Different plastics behave in different way.
  5. Sampath Gunasekera

    My New Ride : Mistubishi Lancer CS1 GLX (A/T) YOM 2007

    Cockpit in night
  6. Sampath Gunasekera

    Breaking News: PreseaLover has bought a car

    Congrats Mate. When I see your topic 'Breaking News', I realized that you too eaten some hoppers and back to Presea saying good-buy to Cefiro. 😛 Photos please..... 😊
  7. Sampath Gunasekera

    Guess who bought a Lancer EX

    CS is going to be your EX due to new EX.😃
  8. Sampath Gunasekera

    Guess who bought a Lancer EX

    Congratulations Machan. Superb buy !!! 👍 You and Davy are the people, made me a Lancer lover and then an owner. Engine bay and boot photos please.
  9. Sampath Gunasekera

    My New Ride : Mistubishi Lancer CS1 GLX (A/T) YOM 2007

    21,000km done under my ownership and taken car to the agents for lubrication service (Odo: 112,900km) I didn’t observe such a brake oil level dropping, but service people found small leak from rubber boot kit at rear brake cylinders. (When gently press the rubber part, oil start to leak) Brake cylinders were taken out and cleaned well. No deep grooves on inner wall of the brake cylinder, but they took it to lathe shop and polished the inner wall of the brake cylinder. Polished the inner cavity of the brake cylinder. After 11 years , Cup boot kit for brake cylinders replaced. (Mitsubishi Part No.: 4610A078) Cup boot kit (Repair kit) = Rs.2,932/= (for both sides) Labour cost = Rs. 3,174/= Total cost = Rs.6,106/=
  10. Sampath Gunasekera

    ABS of Viva Elite

    I have seen only one difference between maintaining ABS variant and non ABS variants of Viva Elite at Unit#d Mot#rs. For variant with ABS, at every lubrication service, service people open and take out rear drum covers and clean rear brake system with Air. No such cleaning on non-ABS variant. It does not cost you. If you can afford go for EZI model which consist of ABS & dual Air bags.
  11. Sampath Gunasekera

    ## Post Whoring - Part 3 ##

    I never knew this Counter-steering technique on motor cycles until I see below video. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Countersteering
  12. Sampath Gunasekera

    Morris Minor engine

    Check with Sumana Motors , Panchikawatta too. I remember someone called "Kuruppu" had many cars for parts and even I saw the yard years ago. I mentioned it in an old thread but now I cannot recall it. Check with member @MasterDon too.
  13. Sampath Gunasekera

    Express-Way Updates

    Captured today 7.00am. Many huge concrete beams were produced at construction site at Kadawatha - Ganemulla road in last few months . Now part of them transfer one by one to use at Kadawatha exit , outer circular expressway. (To connect Airport Expressway with Southern Expressway)
  14. Sampath Gunasekera

    Express-Way Updates

    New Kelani Bridge Project (with visual)
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