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Forum: Projects and Restorations 22-01-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,369
Posted By percymon
So when was the power steering fluid changed, ...

So when was the power steering fluid changed, according to ''the extensive and mainly local main dealership service history'' ??

Good job on the carpets - I'm sure it looks and feels a whole...
Forum: Detailing Chat 22-01-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 12,169
Views: 1,658,213
Posted By percymon
and i'm a tight Welshman so no guessing where my...

and i'm a tight Welshman so no guessing where my order has gone ;)
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 22-01-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
I just installed one of these from B&Q (about a...

I just installed one of these from B&Q (about a third cheaper than eBay sellers !)..

https://www.diy.com/departments/verve-metal-hose-hanger/1578086_BQ.prd
...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 20-01-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
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Views: 1,019
Posted By percymon
Fantastic as a drying aid, adding shine and...

Fantastic as a drying aid, adding shine and protection - and then of course it rains again..

https://s26.postimg.org/i3wbb21jd/C5_FF588_B-6393-4808-_BD2_B-64_F0_DFA4_E1_B8_zpsuqwzrd2c.jpg...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 19-01-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 2,980
Views: 430,791
Posted By percymon
At almost £4k for the frameset, i think we can...

At almost £4k for the frameset, i think we can safely say its not something you are going to sit on in Halfords.

Beautiful colour way,I love the fades to white
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 19-01-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
That' s a very well thought out and practical...

That' s a very well thought out and practical solution :thumb::thumb::thumb::thumb:
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 18-01-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By percymon
With bathroom fitters its normal to offer a 12...

With bathroom fitters its normal to offer a 12 month warranty period,if they do their job properly it's low chance of any need to revisit. All depends where the leak is and whether its from new...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 17-01-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 714
Posted By percymon
Interesting that as bad as British Leyland cars...

Interesting that as bad as British Leyland cars were they are still some apparently goign still.

I'll pay the 4 owners of the FSO Polenez to to throw their cars off a cliff
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 17-01-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
By way of putting some visuals to some of the...

By way of putting some visuals to some of the components discussed so far, these bits arrived this morning...

https://s26.postimg.org/bw313fbt5/96_D6_B05_C-258_D-4_BC8-952_D-90_CAD9_B80_FF6.jpg...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 17-01-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By percymon
Did you manage to fit them before the white stuff...

Did you manage to fit them before the white stuff came down ?
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 17-01-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
Red threadlock is permanent, you would have to...

Red threadlock is permanent, you would have to heat joints to unfasten them. Blue threadlock is semi permanent, so provides a strong seal but can be undone with hand tools at a later date.

If you...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 17-01-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
If all you want a very short gun With...

If all you want a very short gun With interchangeable nozzles then this set .

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F272098939181

Together with a...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 16-01-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
K5 is 8.33l/min max, or 2.2 USGallons / minute ...

K5 is 8.33l/min max, or 2.2 USGallons / minute

To quote steelghost from page 4..



So i'd add about 15% onto those numbers for a K5, so 14 bar loss on 30m DN06 or 4.5Bar on DN08 hose.

For...
Forum: Auto Allure 16-01-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,299
Posted By percymon
I just had a despatch email, after the delivery...

I just had a despatch email, after the delivery came this morning - have faith; its all good just very busy with all these offers ;)
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 16-01-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
Your K7 is rated at 10l/min maximum, or roughyl...

Your K7 is rated at 10l/min maximum, or roughyl 2.65 USGallons per minutes, so pressure loss in PSI over a 100ft (30m) length is going to be somewhere around 300PSI on 1/4" hose (6mm, DN06 single...
Forum: Detailing Chat 16-01-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12,169
Views: 1,658,213
Posted By percymon
Arrived today, fabulous pricing and service .. ...

Arrived today, fabulous pricing and service ..

https://s26.postimg.org/y3xd5k4jt/A066_DC16-7_A71-445_C-_B86_D-4_DDD1_F40_B5_F0.jpg (https://postimg.org/image/appdtmmmd/)
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 16-01-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
QR are available with male terminations, but...

QR are available with male terminations, but mostly youll need a male/male nipple connector, similar to this..
...
Forum: Garage/Product Collections 15-01-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,042
Posted By percymon
and won;t be waterproof either so will swell,...

and won;t be waterproof either so will swell, expand and delaminate over a short time.

I don't think ive ever seen it used here for a garage floor but something like this...
...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 15-01-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
And on the subject of hose, its often worth...

And on the subject of hose, its often worth looking at the prices of different lengths with eBay sellers. I bought 15m of single wire from pressurewasherpartsuk and 15m was cheaper than 10m. Good...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 15-01-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By percymon
I've just be through the whole of wrxmania's...

I've just be through the whole of wrxmania's project thread and not one photo of the front suspension/wheelarch area.

Like you say for a few days local use, being careful and not with the car 100%...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 15-01-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By percymon
All depends on the design of the suspension trust...

All depends on the design of the suspension trust / damper - the increased tyre (18mm on new for new) height may foul the spring platform (I'm not familiar with the inner wheelarches of Lexi !).
...
Forum: Detailing Chat 15-01-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 961
Posted By percymon
At this time of year the main thing it clear...

At this time of year the main thing it clear vision and being seen by other road users - keep the lights and windows clean.

Concentrate on the areas you see and touch - spick n span interior is...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 12-01-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,130
Posted By percymon
Anyone looking for a new gun ( and fittings etc)...

Anyone looking for a new gun ( and fittings etc) should have a look at

www.malcleanse.co.uk

Ordered this gun today, together with a 3/8" male to 19.5mm QR male (plus some dowty washers and...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 12-01-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 22,283
Posted By percymon
You're making great progress, its going to be a...

You're making great progress, its going to be a massively rejuvenated van by spring time.
Forum: Engine Bay & Chassis Detailing 12-01-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By percymon
I did my 987 Boxster using a hand spray bottle...

I did my 987 Boxster using a hand spray bottle with diluted APC and a small brush, then rinsed with water in another spray bottle and wiped dry where i could get to with microfibre cloths. Finally...
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