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by jmx6
Mon Sep 21, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: How do you test boot struts ???
Replies: 8
Views: 2829

Re: How do you test boot struts ???

Some properly done testing there - good work
by jmx6
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Failed MOT work
Replies: 24
Views: 7265

Re: Failed MOT work

This is one of the best things about this club - full of friendly, helpful people who will readily give time and expertise to help sort out others Probes and MX6s. Keep the teas/coffee and bacon buttys/fried egg sarnies coming and maybe a slice or 2 of cake and jobs will get done. TBH I think that w...
by jmx6
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Vinyl wrap
Replies: 25
Views: 6989

Re: Vinyl wrap

I keep thinking about the rat look, but then again my MX6 is halfway there already.
by jmx6
Fri Sep 11, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Vinyl wrap
Replies: 25
Views: 6989

Re: Vinyl wrap

Not sure on cost, but I believe it tends to be cheaper than a respray.

I would want to see examples of a company’s work in the metal before committing to it.
by jmx6
Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Exhaust done
Replies: 17
Views: 4961

Re: Exhaust done

Good work, one step at a time and you’ll get it all done sooner than you think
by jmx6
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Washer Jet Removal Fronts
Replies: 4
Views: 1970

Re: Washer Jet Removal Fronts

Best done from under the bonnet
by jmx6
Thu Sep 03, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Defeated
Replies: 21
Views: 6786

Re: Defeated

Never tried these, they seem very thin so I would be wary of them breaking. Not sure if they are more intended for cutting sheet metal based on the description. This type of disc will cut through any suitable material of any thickness, just don't twist the grinder whilst in the cut. They are made w...
by jmx6
Mon Aug 31, 2020 12:22 am
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Defeated
Replies: 21
Views: 6786

Re: Defeated

Never tried these, they seem very thin so I would be wary of them breaking. Not sure if they are more intended for cutting sheet metal based on the description.
by jmx6
Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Defeated
Replies: 21
Views: 6786

Re: Defeated

As I have a bad back I sometimes can’t get as much force as I used to so this was the nest £20 spent in recent years on tools:

https://www.machinemart.co.uk/p/clarke- ... eaker-bar/

The only issue can sometimes be finding enough room to swing it, especially under the car.
by jmx6
Tue Aug 04, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Garage - Technical Forum
Topic: Abs
Replies: 4
Views: 3620

Re: Abs

First step is to pull the codes to identify the issue.

There is a guide to doing this in the Oracle