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by Chippy
Sat Nov 16, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Return of the SD1 ( or Princess ? )
Replies: 9
Views: 725

Re: Return of the SD1 ( or Princess ? )

Well, according to the article he did indeed. I see that he is now known as Supreme Commander. Isn’t there one of those on the other side of the Atlantic too?

‘orrid is the word that springs to mind, It looks like he had a steam roller run over it before it was painted.
by Chippy
Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: what % dilution is acceptable
Replies: 16
Views: 942

Re: what % dilution is acceptable

D3GGY wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:53 am
My wife could tell when the oil needed changing just by the sound of the car when it started, really uncanny.
That really is uncanny. I wonder what would have become of her in the middle ages :o ;)
by Chippy
Sun Oct 27, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: 2020 Defender launch / reveal video
Replies: 24
Views: 2988

Re: 2020 Defender launch / reveal video

Im sure it’s just what the farmers and forestry folk are looking for. Look at all those lovely plastic bits or are they aluminum?

As many folk expected more for the posers of this world,
by Chippy
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: When the forum sends you a Huuuuuuge password
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Re: When the forum sends you a Huuuuuuge password

I’ve had it on other sites too not just this one. Maybe it’s an 🍎 thing? Just ignored it.
by Chippy
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: SCRF versus CSF - Are we on the bleeding edge?
Replies: 152
Views: 22992

Re: Cold SCRF versus hot SCRF + SCR.

Dashnine wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:37 pm
Rediscovery wrote:
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:59 am
Wish CG was here.
What makes you think he isn’t? ;)

Seems some people have more accounts on here than Land Rovers...
Nicely put -9
by Chippy
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Maintenance charging battery
Replies: 12
Views: 1136

Re: Maintenance charging battery

In reply to your second question an AGM (Absorbed Glass May) battery is a special type of lead acid battery in which the electrolyte is stored in glass fiber mats between the plates. They are always sealed and need no topping. As far as charging is concerned I always connected my CTEC charger to the...
by Chippy
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Dealing with warranty concerns
Replies: 6
Views: 1089

Re: Dealing with warranty concerns

Mine were always booked in for at least three days. The dealer needed a minimum whole working day to get the necessary approval from JLR.
by Chippy
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Woolmeister's Škoda Kodiaq 2.0 TDI DSG Sportline
Replies: 11
Views: 1717

Re: Woolmeister's Škoda Kodiaq 2.0 TDI DSG Sportline

Congratulations Steve, it sounds as though you’ve got yourself a very nice motor and after all the hassle you’ve been through you certainly deserve it.

Good luck and here’s wishing you many miles of trouble free motoring.
by Chippy
Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: Cruise Control downhill
Replies: 12
Views: 2150

Re: Cruise Control downhill

On my GLC the standard cruise control includes the “braking” feature. I’m not aware of any other system that Mercedes offer but may be wrong.
by Chippy
Wed Jul 31, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: Cruise Control downhill
Replies: 12
Views: 2150

Re: Cruise Control downhill

It was normal (if that’s the right word!) on my DS’s and Evoque.

Personally I find the Mercedes system far better since it does what it says. And yes it does apply the brakes if required.

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