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by brid
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Tyre pressures Door Sticker
Replies: 12
Views: 842

Re: Tyre pressures Door Sticker

[/quote] Space-saver, weight-saver, cost-saver - I suspect there's an element of each. As you say, they are in use across manufacturers. They look really nasty but serve the purpose. I suppose too that as most spare wheels just sit in the boot for years and their tyres slowly decompose, a different ...
by brid
Tue Nov 05, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Roc chat
Topic: New model 2020 T-Roc Black Style
Replies: 8
Views: 885

Re: New model 2020 T-Roc Black Style

If VW had offered replacing all the chrome trim with black then I would have had that as an option, as I'm not a lover of chrome trim, it's a bugger to keep looking nice as the slightest bit of damp leaves marks all over it which just irritates my OCD! Do I foresee a can of black paint from Halford...
by brid
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Steering controls
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Re: Steering controls

Many thanks for the replies and info it has explained why I get no response. Wife's car really and she will not have any music playing so the unit is "sound off" except for Sat Nav. No reason to have discs or SD cards in house either. The radio is used only by me very infrequently when alone and the...
by brid
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Steering controls
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Steering controls

I do not have Beats so in Spain you do not get Voice Control as part of the packages, however, l do not know if this is relevant to this situation. On the RHS of the steering wheel of the sport/Sel version and underneath the view button there is a left/right arrow key ( like on the LHS used for volu...
by brid
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: So what toys/hobbies do you have?
Replies: 21
Views: 2293

Re: So what toys/hobbies do you have?

Those are really something, do you get to be around them at Abingdon?
by brid
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: So what toys/hobbies do you have?
Replies: 21
Views: 2293

Re: So what toys/hobbies do you have?

RedRoc wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:19 pm
brid wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:46 am
My hobby (known as a money drain) uses 2 of these.
Looks like a 'marine engine' ? Do tell more...
At last found a couple of pics of the "money drain".

boat 001.jpg

by brid
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: So what toys/hobbies do you have?
Replies: 21
Views: 2293

Re: So what toys/hobbies do you have?

AlistairP wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:52 pm
We have great fun flying these R.C. Gas Turbine powered Jets
Fantastic, all my attempts of flying fixed wing and helicopters ended in tears. :lol:
by brid
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: So what toys/hobbies do you have?
Replies: 21
Views: 2293

Re: So what toys/hobbies do you have?

RedRoc wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:19 pm
brid wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:46 am
My hobby (known as a money drain) uses 2 of these.
Looks like a 'marine engine' ? Do tell more...
Exactly correct RedRoc, indeed you have a very good eye. 4.2L TDI inline six at 320hp each. Italian VM Motori :D
by brid
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: So what toys/hobbies do you have?
Replies: 21
Views: 2293

Re: So what toys/hobbies do you have?

Motori 350hp.jpg

My hobby (known as a money drain) uses 2 of these.
by brid
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Dashcam
Replies: 23
Views: 8701

Re: Dashcam

Hello to all. I am new owner of T-Roc 1.6 TSI R-Line from Slovenia. As I am retired already, I was looking for new car to suite me best. Here I have major issue with violation cars on the parking. So i decided to mount a dash cam - parking mode with a hard wire kit. I have Vantrue N2 Pro Dual + GPS...