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Forum: The Motoring Zone 14-10-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By percymon
Well time will tell but to date VW haven’ t...

Well time will tell but to date VW haven’ t actually designed and built a bespoke production pure EV. Their hybrids are as expensive as their diesel performance models yet offer no better real world...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-10-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 13,077
Views: 1,925,862
Posted By percymon
500ml of Gtechniq W6 and C2v3

500ml of Gtechniq W6 and C2v3
Forum: DetailedOnline 12-10-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 756
Posted By percymon
Fair play, that’s a very generous weekly prize -...

Fair play, that’s a very generous weekly prize - I have my fingers crossed
Forum: Projects and Restorations 12-10-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 31,441
Posted By percymon
Good to see it getting some love Nice fix on...

Good to see it getting some love

Nice fix on the battery clamp - very satisfying ;)
Forum: Projects and Restorations 12-10-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 84,784
Posted By percymon
Excellent job on the headlights - would there...

Excellent job on the headlights - would there normally be covers at the rear of the bulb holders ?

Hope the LEDs prove reliable, i know a few people who tried them on various GM and Nissan...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 11-10-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By percymon
Company car tax dodger, and nothing extraordinary...

Company car tax dodger, and nothing extraordinary in the drivetrain - BMW claim 26-30 miles on electric only but the real world owners get 16-19miles. Really need to try a lot harder

E class is...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-10-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 113,998
Posted By percymon
Tidy little Saxo, can;t help wondering though,...

Tidy little Saxo, can;t help wondering though, that if its something simple that's prevented the car starting then it might be better to get it running, MOT and sell it on for £3-400 profit. I...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 09-10-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By percymon
When I organised weekends away there, I used the...

When I organised weekends away there, I used the Royal Oak Hotel/Stables hotel in Betws y Coed, Maenen Abbey Hotel to the north on the A470 and The Groes Inn (old favourite of Evo magazine but not...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-10-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,226
Posted By percymon
Great result on the carpet, now to find a nice...

Great result on the carpet, now to find a nice cheap genuine boot liner on eBay or gumtree !
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 09-10-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 180,456
Posted By percymon
I’ve never had an issue with any grabbiness from...

I’ve never had an issue with any grabbiness from the original and latest BSD formulas, just sprayed a few shots onto each wet panel and wiped them dry.

More recently I couldn’t leave alone so...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-10-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 97,800
Posted By percymon
Perhaps a call to someone like Munich Legends...

Perhaps a call to someone like Munich Legends might give you an insiders view of reliability, and potentially some engine options ?
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-10-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 603
Views: 97,800
Posted By percymon
Alpina will be very well built, quality...

Alpina will be very well built, quality components, but I'd be checking for availability of spares as it might be a case of Alpina / BMW dealer only.

I don;t know how far back www.realoem.com goes...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 09-10-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 418
Posted By percymon
Rear end looks Lexus on the angle view.

Rear end looks Lexus on the angle view.
Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-10-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 97,800
Posted By percymon
Unfortunate news Peter, but perhaps not...

Unfortunate news Peter, but perhaps not insurmountable given Steve’s imagination and skill. Can the front cross member above the steering rack be removed and refitted after the engine is in ?...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 05-10-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 414
Views: 199,291
Posted By percymon
Well i'm no fan of camper vans, and i always...

Well i'm no fan of camper vans, and i always thought some of the Jap ones looked a bit jokey, but the interior on yours, and the practicality of the configuration have completely thrown my previous...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 04-10-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 389,451
Posted By percymon
Well Steve, let me say i've thoroughly enjoyed...

Well Steve, let me say i've thoroughly enjoyed the thread and your progress to a very high standard end result - i know it's not been without it's issues as you've reported many pages back.

But...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 04-10-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 749
Posted By percymon
Poor September registration numbers across the...

Poor September registration numbers across the board, so there should be plenty of deals around. Even fleet sales were down on the new reg month.

Anything added by the dealer is a modification...
Forum: Detailing Chat 04-10-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By percymon
Have to agree with Macca that these type of...

Have to agree with Macca that these type of offers are a complete gamble, just like the monthly subsription sampler boxes offered by other retailers/companies.

On the latter i ended up with lots...
Forum: Detailing Chat 03-10-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13,077
Views: 1,925,862
Posted By percymon
500ml of C2V3 on its way to me too :thumb: - ...

500ml of C2V3 on its way to me too :thumb: - just in time to add some extra protection to the summer wheels before they go into store next month.

And bought some more W6 while I was at it -...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 03-10-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,227
Posted By percymon
I doubt your rear seats have seen an awful lot of...

I doubt your rear seats have seen an awful lot of use - other than keeping Peter's dog warm ;)
Forum: Projects and Restorations 03-10-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,227
Posted By percymon
The fact it has an mot is a god send, at least...

The fact it has an mot is a god send, at least you that structurally its not about to fail and that the engine and ancillaries are such that the emissions are good.

I would imagine there are a...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 03-10-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,227
Posted By percymon
Not sure how much of the previous owner history...

Not sure how much of the previous owner history you can ascertain but I wouldn’t be surprise if it had been owned by a retired gentleman from new/near new and then got bumped n bashed with driver...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 02-10-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,964
Posted By percymon
RS4 front brake discs and pads are ca £600 from...

RS4 front brake discs and pads are ca £600 from ECP after discount codes, plus sensors, fluid and fitting.

From recollection genuine Aud discs are about £900 a piece from the stealers
Forum: The Motoring Zone 02-10-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,964
Posted By percymon
If going down the RS4/RS6 route then find a very...

If going down the RS4/RS6 route then find a very good indie and ask about service item costs - especially brakes - your wife might have a different view once she knows !

A6 Allroad - two year old...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 02-10-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,964
Posted By percymon
Subaru Outback or Subaru Forrester - perhaps not...

Subaru Outback or Subaru Forrester - perhaps not sporty, but then neither are some of the other options above. See plenty towing livestock trailers and horses boxes in my neck of the woods.
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