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Forum: The Motoring Zone 22-09-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 706
Posted By Rayaan
It cleans up after a motorway drive but won't in...

It cleans up after a motorway drive but won't in town driving.

I had the rear brake discs and pads changed as they were pitted to OEM ones from TPS so I think I'll take a look at the front ones...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 21-09-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 706
Posted By Rayaan
Had a good look around the brakes with the wheels...

Had a good look around the brakes with the wheels on just to see if there were any obvious issues.

Noticed that the Front passenger side brake disc seems to be rusted. This was after a short 3...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 20-09-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 706
Posted By Rayaan
How would I know if the caliper is not right? The...

How would I know if the caliper is not right? The vehicle is fine under braking, no shaking or anything odd there.
Forum: The Motoring Zone 19-09-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 706
Posted By Rayaan
Lots of responses so lets try to clear this up a...

Lots of responses so lets try to clear this up a bit!

When the car was originally bought, it was on 15" wheels and budget tyres. It shook at 80+mph then. About 3-4 months ago I changed the wheels...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 19-09-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 706
Posted By Rayaan
Shaking at speed

The Golf is shaking/vibrating at speed. It's done this since we got it but awkwardly only does it at around 80mph+ so obviously not a huge issue as its mostly sitting at 70mph.

The wheels were...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 14-09-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 619
Posted By Rayaan
Worth remembering that if you play around, they...

Worth remembering that if you play around, they know. They tend to increase the prices as a result. Put the correct details in and do it once - thats the cheapest you will get.

Of course you can...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 03-09-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 924
Posted By Rayaan
Longest the dealers have had our current cars -...

Longest the dealers have had our current cars - half a day for service and/or MOT mainly because I can't pick it up until later on in the day but I suspect it'd only take them 2 hours.

The...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 02-09-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,292
Posted By Rayaan
They're all driven by idiots. I havent seen...

They're all driven by idiots.

I havent seen a single Focus RS or Golf R being driven under/on the speed limit or doing something stupid.

Just the other day saw a Golf R on traffic lights using...
Forum: Detailing Chat 02-09-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,087
Posted By Rayaan
Picked up a 3 step ladder from stax. Luckily,...

Picked up a 3 step ladder from stax. Luckily, most of the roof is panoramic, so I dont have to polish much paintwork!
Forum: The Motoring Zone 29-08-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,467
Posted By Rayaan
Nope. Too Gangstah

Nope. Too Gangstah
Forum: The Motoring Zone 28-08-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,873
Posted By Rayaan
A friend of mine was doing 108mph. He went to...

A friend of mine was doing 108mph. He went to court, represented himself, was extremely apologetic, showed that he had a clean license and that he was stupid and trying to get home early after work,...
Forum: Interior & Glass 28-08-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,349
Posted By Rayaan
What does that have to do with anything? Dr...

What does that have to do with anything? Dr Leather is pH9... and vinegar can be as low as 2.4.

I've been using it without gloves, Ive even dipped my finger in it and haven't had any problems.
Forum: Interior & Glass 27-08-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,349
Posted By Rayaan
Its hands down better. I bought gliptone...

Its hands down better.

I bought gliptone first, thought it was ****e and took ages due to it being a syrup that you have to put on and then remove. The dodo juice spray is much easier.
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 26-08-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,187
Posted By Rayaan
Yep the screenknight works very very well.

Yep the screenknight works very very well.
Forum: The Showroom 26-08-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,664
Posted By Rayaan
Love the car in that colour combo! But...

Love the car in that colour combo!

But don't kerb those wheels as they can't be repaired! New wheels only unfortunately!
Forum: Interior & Glass 23-08-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,349
Posted By Rayaan
Dodo Juice Supernatural leather cleaner and...

Dodo Juice Supernatural leather cleaner and sealant - Good value and better than the rest of the products by far IMO.

https://i.imgur.com/bFrRmeTh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/Au0QEPfh.jpg
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 22-08-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 925
Poll: Lawn care
Views: 103,960
Posted By Rayaan
Ok so since my last post, I went on holiday so no...

Ok so since my last post, I went on holiday so no watering whatsoever apart from the occasional rain.

Seems like it must have rained a bit as most of it has come back green again. There are the...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 21-08-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,089
Posted By Rayaan
Clay bar is technically an abrasive so whether...

Clay bar is technically an abrasive so whether you use water or clay lube, makes nigh on difference to the scratching.

You will always get scratching with clay bars, hence why you should be...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 20-08-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,046
Posted By Rayaan
Had a heart attack and thought it was the Lexus...

Had a heart attack and thought it was the Lexus lol
Forum: Projects and Restorations 20-08-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,498
Posted By Rayaan
So, as promised its Monday! Today, the car...

So, as promised its Monday!

Today, the car went for a trip down to Carlton Tuning in Barnsley for a Stage 1 remap. Top lad and well recommended.

https://i.imgur.com/C62FKNDh.jpg...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 19-08-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,211
Posted By Rayaan
Yep its bloody good. But I wouldn't leave it on...

Yep its bloody good. But I wouldn't leave it on paint for more than 1 minute for sure.

And nowhere near plastics - literally the smallest spot on plastics and it turns white
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 19-08-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,211
Posted By Rayaan
I used to exclusively use tardis but since its...

I used to exclusively use tardis but since its only available via rep now and I dont use vast quantities, I ended up using Powermaxed Tar Off which seems to be more potent than tardis

The biggest...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 18-08-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,211
Posted By Rayaan
Pretty much like water tardis is so yes.

Pretty much like water tardis is so yes.
Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-08-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,498
Posted By Rayaan
Oh.... and the car has been booked in for a...

Oh.... and the car has been booked in for a little something more performance orientated on Monday morning! Will update in due course
Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-08-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,498
Posted By Rayaan
So another update then! For some reason, in the...

So another update then! For some reason, in the pictures I posted after the wheel change, the car looks remarkably clean! In fact, it was far from it and had not been washed in maybe 500-600 miles.
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