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28/04/17: Maybe It’s Because I’m A Bongonaut…….

There are 2 London based Bongos For Sale


24/04/17: South Yorks & South West

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos.


18/04/17: V6 Maintenance

Where’s it located? And while you are at it, Nurse, why don’t you tell me the gap for the spark plugs? The answers are in the Bongo Clinic.


19/04/17: Factsheet Amendments

The Exhaust Manifold & Emissions factsheets have been updated.


18/04/17: Bargain!

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos


16/04/17: Kids at the Bash

We are pleased to announce that we will be running some organised children’s activities at this year’s Bash.


16/04/17: Even More

See the For Sale page for latest Bongos


13/04/17: Bongo Summer Camp (Essex)

A reminder that tickets go on sale today for our July meeting. Full details in the members area.


12/04/17: New Factsheet

We have written a trouble shooting guide for the driver’s side window switch. Also, there have been updates to the Awnings, Blinds, Fuel Pump Parts, Towing & Wishbones factsheets.


12/04/17: More

See the For Sale page for latest offers


09/04/17: Site Upgrade

Please note that this website and the associated Forum and Bongoland shop may be unavailable for a period on Monday 10th April. This is due to a scheduled upgrade.


09/04/17: Cam Belt Cover

Tony had a power related problem on his V6 and offers some advice in our “Top Tips” section.


09/04/17: One

See the For Sale page for details of a Suffolk Bongo


04/04/17: Three

There are Bongos available right now in Gloucestershire, Northumberland & West Yorkshire See the For Sale page.


03/04/17: Back from Southern Softies

What a great time we had! Geoff has posted a video for you all to enjoy.


03/04/17: Swivel Seats

New Dawn Conversions will be attending the Bongo Bash in June with their mobile workshop to fit swivel seats for the front of the Bongo. For booking arrangements and a short video see the Bongo Fury Forum.


29/03/17: Bongo Summer Camp (Essex)

Prices, venue and booking arrangements have been announced for our July meeting. Full details in the members area.


29/03/17: Brighton

Grab a Sussex Bongo on the For Sale page.


27/03/17: Closure of Old Email Accounts

Do you still use Freeserve, Orange or Wanadoo as the email address for Bongo Fury membership or the Forum? If so you need to take some action. See this Forum post.


27/03/17: Bongo Prices

We have conducted a survey of private sales and the results can be seen here. The “Selling” factsheet has also been updated.


27/03/17: Interior Lights

This factsheet has been revised to contain details of how to change the bulbs above the front seats.


27/03/17: Distributor

Rita has a top money saving tip if your 2 litre Bongo has starting problems.


27/03/17: Muz

The amazing adventures of Paul and his trusty Bongo have been indexed and can be viewed via the Bongo Tales section.


26/03/17: Grab An Awning

As far as we know we won’t be beaten on price. So grab a drive-away awning now!


26/03/17: Roll Up! Roll Up!

Get a Bongo here! There’s five more beauties For Sale.


23/03/17: Outdoor Revolution

We are pleased to announce that we now stock the new 2017 drive-away awning range from Outdoor Revolution, including the Turismo XS, the Movelite T2, an the Cacos Uno. See the Bongoland Shop for more details.


19/03/17: Stourport Bongo Bash

All electric and split electric pitches for the Bongo Bash have now been sold. We are now taking bookings for non-electric pitches. Full details in the members area.


19/03/17: Three More

Bongos For Sale.


14/03/17: Two Visitors at the Clinic

Nurse has had to deal with 2 new ailments in the Bongo Clinic.


14/03/17: Three More

Spring is here so it’s a good time to view the page that has Bongos For Sale.


13/03/17: West Wales & Dorset

There’s two more For Sale. One needs some work, the other looks fantastic. See if you can spot which way round it is.


09/03/17: Sussex & Yorkshire

Two more Bongos For Sale


08/03/17: Essex

There’s another Bongo For Sale. And some wheels.


08/03/17: Petrol Engine Cutting Out

The Clinic has received a new enquiry.


06/03/17: Elephant Update

Our adopted orphan has spent the night out again! See the latest update.


06/03/17: Crowborough

There’s another Bongo For Sale



01/03/17: Newsletter

The latest edition of the quarterly club newsletter is now available for download from the member’s area. If you are a “Webplus” or “Postal” member you will receive a copy in the post shortly.


27/02/17: Tread Caerphilly

There’s another two Bongos For Sale


23/02/17: Devon

There’s another Bongo For Sale. And some wheels.


21/02/17: New T-Charge for Central London

From 1 October any Bongo (diesel or petrol) entering Central London, within the congestion charge zone, will have to pay a £10 toxicity surcharge. Full details can be found in the LEZ fact sheet which has been amended.


21/02/17: Haywards Heath

There’s another Bongo For Sale.


20/02/17: Three More

There’s more Bongos For Sale.


16/02/17: Welsh Bongo Bash

A reminder that the remaining places for the St Davids meeting in May are now on sale. We have 5 non-electric slots available for Friday and Saturday only. Full details in the members area.


15/02/17: Wheels, Tyres, and Cherished Reg

Some interesting stuff on the For Sale page


14/02/17: Plymouth (Again)

There’s another Bongo For Sale.


13/02/17: Stourport

Prices and booking arrangements have been announced for this year’s Bongo Bash.


13/02/17: London, Liverpool, Wilts & Berks

There’s four more Bongos For Sale.


10/02/17: Plymouth

There’s another Bongo For Sale. And there’s some wheels, and an awning.


08/02/17: New Drive-Away Awnings for 2017

Today we have taken delivery of Outwell Darlington Air and Outwell Daytona awnings. See the Bongoland shop for details.


02/02/17: St Davids

We have managed to secure some more pitches for the Welsh Bongo Bash in May and the waiting list has been cleared. We now have 6 non-electric slots available. Full details in the members area.


01/02/17: Stafford

There’s a quality campervan For Sale.


30/01/17: Suspension

There is a new fact sheet which shows you how to identify the component parts of the suspension system. See the fact sheets section in the members area.


29/01/17: Stafford

There’s one more Bongo For Sale.


24/01/17: Worthing

“Bongomad” has been added to the list of Bongo friendly garages in the “Downloads” section of the members area.


24/01/17: Awning

There’s a brand new awning For Sale at a bargain price.


23/01/17: Peterborough

Another garage has been added to the Rust Directory fact sheet in the members area.


22/01/17: Didn’t We Have a Lovely Time…

…..there’s a Bongo For Sale in Bangor.


20/01/17: Tough Northerners

There has been a change to the start date on this event. It now starts on Thursday 20th April. It will be held at Cayton Bay near Scarborough and booking commences on Thursday 26th January. Full details in the members area.


19/01/17: Down

This website may not be available this afternoon between 3pm and 5pm due to a software upgrade.


17/01/17: Rust Belts

Two more firms have been added to the Rust Directory fact sheet in the members area. There’s also been a minor amendment to the Alternator Belts factsheet.


16/01/17: Bristol & Sevenoaks

There’s two more Bongos For Sale.


10/01/17: Kenya

We have decided to foster Bongo the Elephant for a further 2 years. You can read his full story here or make a donation via our dedicated “Just Giving” page.


09/01/17: Liverpool

There’s another Bongo For Sale.


09/01/17: Engine Temperature

Leon has been to the Bongo Clinic.


09/01/17: ABS

It’s possible to check whether the ABS sensors are working correctly without using the diagnostic box. The ABS fact sheet has been amended accordingly in the members area.


09/01/17: Moray

Kinloss Garage has been added to the list of Bongo friendly garages in the “Downloads” section of the members area.


05/01/17: Hampshire

There’s a converted Bongo For Sale.


04/01/17: Southern Softies

A reminder that we start taking bookings tomorrow (Thursday) for this meeting which will be held in the Thames Valley starting Thursday 30th March. Full details in the members area.


02/01/17: Old Freda

New member Tommy Ball has claimed that he has the oldest Ford Freda still on the road which was manufactured on 9th June 1995. We agree, and have added it to the “History” factsheet in the member’s area.

 


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