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by marcusfordus
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: Car Trackers
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re: Car Trackers

I've got three working trackers from abbotrack.com
You can buy your own tracker and pay subscription to use their portal. A tenner SIM credit lasts me ages.
Loads of info on their site. I once caught a dealership doing very naughty things in one of my cars as they didn't know it was tracked 😄
by marcusfordus
Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Slight Electrical burning smell
Replies: 2
Views: 466

Re: Slight Electrical burning smell

Probably not the answer to your question, but I had a burning smell on Monday.
Mine is the halogen bulb coming out of the rubbish headlight fixing that decided to melt the plastic body !
It was so dark during the day the auto headlights came on !
Crap plastics on these cars compared to my FL2.
by marcusfordus
Sat Jun 08, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Should a new phone reset the head unit.
Replies: 0
Views: 548

Should a new phone reset the head unit.

I connected my new phone for the first time yesterday. It shut down the head unit three times and wiped all the radio presets. New Nokia 7.1 head unit cleaner :D It only became stable after turning the engine off and trying for a fourth time to connect via Bluetooth. Is it a phone or head unit softw...
by marcusfordus
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Website Issues
Topic: Duckworths
Replies: 3
Views: 2604

Re: Duckworths

Dan is excellent with parts and prices. With me being a FL2 owner and a DS I'm always ordering bits from him. Last piece turned up two days ago. Phone is quickest contact method, but there are two Dans there. I usually email as I do it on my break at work and cant hang around on the line. http://www...
by marcusfordus
Sat Mar 23, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Wing mirror dipping when reversing
Replies: 14
Views: 2777

Re: Wing mirror dipping when reversing

It's a one shot wonder on my se tech.
Engine on, press near side mirror select button on the door. You then put it in reverse and the mirror dips. Just does it once.
by marcusfordus
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: DIY Dash rattle fix
Replies: 9
Views: 1873

Re: DIY Dash rattle fix

Amazon sell you the allen key to remove the caliper carrier.
by marcusfordus
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: USB not showing?
Replies: 18
Views: 2162

Re: USB not showing?

My USB drive worked in my 2017 BMW last month. It now is plugged into the DS with no modifications and also works. I guess BMW use smarter software to read/play from USB sources.
by marcusfordus
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi new owner here
Replies: 7
Views: 1279

Re: Hi new owner here

Welcome to the forum. That's a good colour combo on your new motor.
Every scrap of DS info is on this site somewhere. Use the search feature altering key words to find what you are looking for as it doesn't seem to do deep searching.
by marcusfordus
Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Main Discovery Sport chat
Topic: Drivers Door handle
Replies: 16
Views: 3447

Re: Drivers Door handle

No they don't part no LR038481"cap firenze red, right".

I've just pulled it off the parts list. All the colours are listed. The first three numbers are the cap, the last three are for the car colour.
Duckworths email coming their way !
by marcusfordus
Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:18 am
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: USB not showing?
Replies: 18
Views: 2162

Re: USB not showing?

FAT32, I had to do just that to get mine working.

Its not what music has been copied, it's what file format it has been saved as.

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